Hip-Hop Reacts To Deadly Las Vegas Shooting Mass
Chance the Rapper Rick Ross, Russell Simmons and more react to the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Las Vegas, NV – At least 50 people have been killed and more than 400 were injured after a mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday night (1 October).
An armed man opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel to attending the concert to attend the Route 91 Harvest music festival in the gaza Strip. He was later found dead in his hotel room.
The first shots were fired shortly after 10:00 in the afternoon local time.
The suspected gunman has been named as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock of Mesquite, Nevada. The incident has been described as a "lone wolf" attack.
The authorities have not comment about a possible motive.
"We have No idea what your belief system," said Sheriff Joe Lombardo Clark County, Nevada.
In a tweet posted shortly after 7:00 a.m., eastern time, the President, Donald Trump offered his "most heartfelt condolences and sympathies" to those affected.
My deepest condolences and sympathies to the victims and families of the terrible Las Vegas shooting. God bless you!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 2, 2017
Barack Obama also took to Twitter to offer their thoughts to the victims.
Michelle and I are praying for the victims in Las Vegas. Our thoughts are with their families and all the world endure yet another senseless tragedy.
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) October 2, 2017
As of publication, the number of dead currently stands at more than 50, with more than 400 wounded. This makes it the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Last year in Florida, 49 people were killed on the Pulse of the nightclub in Orlando.
A number of Hip Hop stars have taken to social media to offer their condolences and messages of support to those affected.
Lord help us
— Lil Chano 79 (@chancetherapper) October 2, 2017
Keep Vegas in our Prayers 🙏🏽
— Yung Rénzél 🏇 (@RickRoss) 2 October 2017
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