Police believe Las Vegas shooter planned to attack another music festival

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A law enforcement source told the Daily Beast that they're investigating whether Stephen Paddock rented several condos at The Odgen.

An estimated 50,000 punters attended each day of the Life Is Beautiful event, which featured other names such as Chance The Rapper, Gorillaz, The xx, HAIM, Muse and more.

A concert headlined by singer Lorde could have been an early target for the man who killed 59 at a country music festival in Las Vegas.

The source didn't give a reason for why Paddock didn't initiate that attack, only saying he "may have lost his nerve or simply changed his plans".


The news site visited the Ogden, a 21-story luxury condominium tower, and stated that it was "in line of sight to the concert-grounds".

"We're not in a position to confirm or deny anything about Mr. Paddock's dealings". I have to tell you, I had an eerie feeling that night.

Paddock, 64, carried out the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history on Sunday night (local time) when he fired shots from a room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Warren is the public affairs officer for Fais Foley Warren, owner of The Ogden.

Sources said the rooms Paddock requested were not available. A spokeswoman for the building said: "This is an active, ongoing investigation", declining to answer further questions. Law enforcement recovered 23 weapons in his room along with around 19 fire arms, a large quantity of ammunition and an explosive at his home in Nevada. "Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in our community, the victims, their families and the first responders".

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