FBI wraps up investigation into Las Vegas mass shooting and find shooter was seeking fame

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FILE – In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, windows are broken at the Mandalay Bay resort and casino in Las Vegas, the room from where Stephen Craig Paddock fired on a nearby music festival, killing 58 and injuring hundreds on Oct. 1. In documents made public Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018, police in Las Vegas […]

FBI investigators still don’t have a motive in the Las Vegas mass shooting in 2017. 

A gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a hotel onto attendees at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival on October 1, 2017.  58 people were killed and nearly 500 more were injured.  

The FBI has wrapped up its investigation into the shooting.  The agency said in a report there is no single clear motivating factor. 

Investigators found the shooter, who killed himself, was seeking fame from the attack.

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