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. 



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.