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Las Vegas shooter identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock

Posted at 11:10 PM, Oct 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-02 06:38:06-04

Update: 3:32 a.m.

ABC News has confirmed from authorities that the Las Vegas shooter has been identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock.

Police say he was on the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas Strip casino when he opened fire on an outdoor country music festival, killing at least 50 people and wounding more than 100.

Update: 12:15 a.m.

Las Vegas police say one suspect is "down" after shooting at Route 91 Harvest Festival. 

According to Las Vegas Hospital, they say at least 2 people are dead and 24 injured after shooting. 

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The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating reports of an active shooter near or around Mandalay Bay Casino.

We will bring you updated information once it becomes available.