By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
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Las Vegas, Nevada: People across the community will be remembering the deadly mass shooting attack during the Route 91 Harvest music festival that occurred 5 years ago.
On Sunday, October 1st, 2017, a gunman began shooting from a room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel onto innocent people attending the Route 91 Harvest music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The gunman took the lives of 58 people and wounding 851 people, some from gunshots and some from people running for safety.
The gunman, a 64 year old male from Mesquite, Nevada, was found dead in his room from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The gunman’s motive remains officially undetermined, but his deadly shooting attack on innocent lives shocked not only the city, but a nation.
On Saturday, October 1st, 2022, people will be remembering the innocent lives lost during a deadly shooting attack 5 years today at several memorial services and events in the Las Vegas, Nevada area.
May we never forget all of the victims we lost during the deadly mass shooting attack during the Route 91 Harvest music festival, may we always give thanks everyday to all of our emergency responders and volunteers who rushed towards danger to help save lives; may we never be divided and always remember to be Las Vegas Strong.