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Las Vegas shooting: Remembering the victims

Published: Friday, October 06, 2017 @ 11:43 AM
By: Cox Media Group National Content Desk

Nearly 60 people were killed on Oct. 1 when a gunman opened fire on a group gathered in Las Vegas for the Route 91 Harvest music festival in what is believed to be the deadliest shooting in modern US history.

Hundreds more were injured.

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The gunman, identified by police as Stephen Craig Paddock, 64, was found in a hotel room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel, where authorities said he carried out his attack on the 22,000 strangers below.

He died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.

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The Clark County Coroner's Office on Friday released the names of all 36 women and 22 men who were killed in the attack.

Here’s what we know about those who lost their life that night: