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Las Vegas shooter spent decades acquiring weapons - police

05 Octubre 2017
Las Vegas shooter spent decades acquiring weapons - police

The answer is always the same.

Had he been of another race or ethnicity, would he have been branded a terrorist, instead - or would aspersions have been cast on his minority group? Investigators are trying to trace that money.

Employees at a Starbucks in Mesquite, Nevada, that Paddock frequented with his girlfriend, Marilou Danley, told authorities that he regularly berated her in front of them and was "mean" and "rude" to her. According to news reports, he was also a "hunting enthusiast" and held licenses both to hunt and to fish.

Obama was unsparing in describing the killings of nine worshippers in a black church in Charleston, South Carolina, in 2015 by Dylann Roof as "an act of terror" and "an act of hate".

"There is no way that ATF or the FBI would know", said Cutilletta.

Lombardo painted a picture of a man who may have had some help in planning the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history. But not everyone was laughing.

He also announced that the count of people injured in the attack was lower than initially stated - 489, not 527 - due to confusion at hospitals.

Trump was criticized in August for declining to more strongly condemn white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, after a protest against the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee turned violent and a driver fatally struck an anti-protester.

"A man who spent decades acquiring weapons and ammo and living a secret life, much of which will never be understood."
Among gun hoarders - those who own at least five guns - almost half say being a gun owner is "very important" to their identity.

She was met by federal agents at Los Angeles Airport, after returning voluntarily from the Philippines.

"No-one can put the puzzles together". They are, we have heard, angry and displaced. From this slipping status comes fear.

Licensed gun dealers, who handle perhaps 60 percent of all firearm sales, have to report multiple handgun sales to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.

She said he bought her a ticket to the Philippines about two weeks ago, then wired her money so she could buy herself a house there.

The 58 victims killed and nearly 500 injured were among 22,000 attending the Harvest 91 country music festival.

He also noted that Paddock's car contained two 50lbs of the explosive Tannerite - in two 20lb tins and 10 1lb tins - as well as 1,600 rounds of ammunition. Leaked photos that showed parts of the scene inside and outside the hotel suite are circulating online. Isn't that what the right says when justifying its stance on guns? Why do you need more than one gun?

Wes Bellamy, vice-mayor of Charlottesville, said the tone has been undoubtedly different on Las Vegas. Philip van Cleave, the president of the Virginia Citizens Defense League, answered, in the Guardian.

Paddock is twice divorced, liked to gamble, and at one time had jobs at the US Post Office and the IRS. There is a complex American firearm ecosystem, a machine built to benefit corporate priorities, smoothed along by craven and greedy politicians, molded into an identity by affinity groups.

Trump and his administration have been criticized as using racially tinged language.

It is undeniable that more guns mean more gun deaths. The stock "bumps" back and forth between the shooter's shoulder and trigger finger, causing the rifle to rapidly fire again and again. How many of them have to strike before we realize there's a whole pack out there, some of them preying but all of them eating their fill, while the rest of us cower?