Stephen Paddock, 64, opened fire on an outdoor country music concert from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino Sunday night in Las Vegas. At least 58 people are confirmed dead and 515 people are reported injured in what is now the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, the Las Vegas Police Department has said.
The Oakland Raiders, team who is scheduled to move to Las Vegas, released a statement about the tragedy in the city that they are destined to call home.
Raiders statement on mass shooting in Las Vegas
“The Raiders family is shocked and saddened by the tragedy in Las Vegas and our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, families and first responders. The heart of the Raider Nation goes out to Las Vegas.”
Many in the NFL community have reacted on social media upon hearing the news. All 22 would like to send our thoughts and prayers to all those impacted in this senseless act of violence.
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