On Sunday night, a 64-year-old white man reportedly opened fire on a crowd of 22,000 people at an outdoor country music festival in Las Vegas.
As of this publishing, over 400 people have been injured and at least 50 killed. News agencies are reporting that this terrorist attack is the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, and that the shooter allegedly used ten guns. He was reportedly shooting from the 32nd floor of his Mandalay Bay hotel room.Shock and outrage has been pouring in on social media, including from lots of celebrities who are weighing in on the tragedy.
Below is a video of the shooting. WARNING: THIS VIDEO IS GRAPHIC:
Several celebrities have taken to social media. Take a look below.
Update from Mass Shooting Tracker— Keith Boykin (@keithboykin) October 2, 2017
(now including Las Vegas shooting)
Number of days in 2017: 275
Number of mass shootings: 338 pic.twitter.com/ifIa0T6qNH
Prayers to those impacted by the tragedy in Las Vegas. We share the pain of those who lost loved ones and offer hope to those recovering— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) October 2, 2017
Our thoughts go out to everyone affected by the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
The last mass shooting of this magnitude was in June of 2016, watch the BET Breaks video above.
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