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Terror rains over Vegas

By Ashley Merino, Staff Writer

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Route 91 was filled with terrified country music fans running for their lives trying to take cover from the gunshots.

The relentless gunfire sent more than 22.000 fans clambering for their lives”

More than 50 people were killed, and approximately 400 were injured. Twenty four hours later, the Las Vegas death poll went up to 59 dead and 527 injured. A lone gunman opened fire at the country music festival from the thirty-second floor from the Mandalay Bay Hotel.

The relentless gunfire sent more than 22.000 fans clambering for their lives. A witness describes the shooting as “non-stop gunfire” according to ABC News.

Country music fans duck and ran, while some started to care for the wounded people.

The suspected gunman was 64 year old, Stephen Paddock, from Mesquite, Nevada. He checked into the Mandalay Bay Hotel Thursday night. He brought with him numerous firearms. There were a total of 23 weapons in the hotel room.

After the shooting at the Pulse Nightclub, in Orlando, Florida, that left forty-nine people dead. people hoped that the carnage would end, unfortunately that desire lost hope.

When will the next outrage of shooting be??

http://abcnews.go.com/US/las-vegas-shooting-death-toll-rises-59-apparent/story?id=50223240
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Ashley Merino, Staff Writer

Ashley Merino is a senior. She is a very happy spirited person. This is her second year on The Wrangler staff. She enjoys hanging out with her family and...

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