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Casino condenses timeline of start of mass shooting in Las Vegas


MGM Resorts disputes police timeline of Las Vegas shooting

Spokeswoman for hotel chain says cop’s account of incident ‘may not be accurate.’

The corporate owner of the high-rise Las Vegas Strip casino from which a gunman unleashed one of the deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. history is squeezing a disputed police timeline of the start of the massacre down to seconds.

MGM Resorts International said in a statement Thursday that shots were fired into a music festival crowd “at the same time as, or within 40 seconds after”

Read more at: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/10/12/casino-condenses-timeline-start-mass-shooting-in-las-vegas.html

Casino condenses timeline of start of mass shooting in Las Vegas …


MGM Resorts disputes police timeline of Las Vegas shooting

Spokeswoman for hotel chain says cop’s account of incident ‘may not be accurate.’

The corporate owner of the high-rise Las Vegas Strip casino from which a gunman unleashed one of the deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. history is squeezing a disputed police timeline of the start of the massacre down to seconds.

MGM Resorts International said in a statement Thursday that shots were fired into a music festival crowd “at the same time as, or within 40 seconds after”

Read more at: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/10/12/casino-condenses-timeline-start-mass-shooting-in-las-vegas.html

‘Casino hole’ let Vegas mass murderer get weapons to room, high-roller claims

A high-rolling professional gambler for years warned the FBI that blatant holes in security at casinos worldwide made them soft targets for terrorists wanting to commit mass atrocities.

Shooter Stephen Paddock used multiple assault weapons to kill 59 people and injure more than 500 others, as he sprayed bullets at 40,000 concert-goers across the street from his 32nd floor Las Vegas hotel room.

American gambler R.J. Cipriani, who also goes by the moniker Robin Hood 702, told nine.com.au it was an “abomination” that security was so weak at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.

Cipriani said the death toll inflicted by mass murderer Paddock could have easily numbered in the hundreds if he had entered the gaming floor of the Mandalay Bay and unzipped his bag of weapons.

The Mandalay Bay, like many other Las Vegas hotels, is also home to vast conference halls, regularly packed with international business people and audiences.

Read more at: http://www.9news.com.au/world/2017/10/03/11/01/las-vegas-shooting-how-paddock-got-weapons-to-hotel-room-cipriani