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Housekeeper describes chilling interaction with Las Vegas gunman before massacre

Housekeeper describes chilling interaction with Las Vegas gunman before massacre

They described the experiences of witnesses and victims on 1 October a year ago, when Stephen Paddock opened fire from the 32nd floor of a hotel, killing 58 people and injuring more than 800. It was the worst mass shooting in U.S history and until this week, the motivation behind Paddock's massacre remained unknown.

"Then on the third round of shots is when I got, I got hit running, right in the back", he told an investigator. When asked to specify why he thought Paddock was odd, the host said: "He was just weird".

"He [kept] staring at me", she told police.

He then killed himself as authorities identified his hotel room perch in the Mandalay Bay resort.

The man said Paddock wasn't interested in the schematics.

Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation refused to answer questions from The Associated Press about the account from the man who said he met with Paddock outside a Las Vegas sporting goods store after posting an online ad to sell schematics to convert semi-automatic guns to fire automatically. She felt embarrassed. She also said she found it unusual that he had over five pieces of luggage in the room.

The accounts did not provide a motive for the attack, which police have said they have not discovered.

Sgt. Jeff Clark, a department spokesman, said authorities would not comment about the documents released Wednesday. In a press conference following the court's decision, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said that authorities would be releasing the information on a rolling basis for at least several months.

The host said seeing Danley's photo on the news floored him.




Caesars Entertainment and Wynn Resorts hosts said Paddock was quiet and introverted and only spoke about non-revealing things, such as traveling and gambling.

The woman says she climbed a fence and sprinted toward a stage where she saw people taking cover.

On Wednesday, the LMPVD made public over a hundred pages of investigator interviews and witness statements from people who had encountered Stephen Paddock, or someone they suspected could have been Stephen Paddock, prior to the deadly shooting. The woman's name was redacted from the document.

Several seconds later, she fell to the ground and couldn't feel her arm.

More than 1,000 pages of documents detail the shooting on the south end of the Las Vegas strip early on October 1.

According to the Los Angeles Times, one statement was from a man who described being at the concert with his wife and daughter.

Her friends got her to a street where a limousine driver took them to a hospital where she remembered people in hallways on stretchers and hospital staff unable to take names of patients because there were so many of them.

Police in Las Vegas plan to make public witness statements and officer reports about last year's mass shooting that killed 58 people and injured hundreds in what was the deadliest event of its kind in modern US history.

Media outlets sued to obtain videos, 911 recordings, evidence logs and interview reports to shed light on the response by public agencies, emergency workers and hotel officials during and after the shooting. He also apologized to the public for the release of information that he said would "further traumatize a wounded community".