Shooting on the Strip

A mass shooting incident in the heart of Las Vegas after someone opened fire on an outdoor country music festival.

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A mass shooting scene unfolding near the Mandalay Bay hotel and casino. Gunfire erupted as a large country music concert was taking place in the area, prompting droves of people to flee the area and take shelter anywhere they could. More than 20 people are dead and more than 100 others wounded. Authorities say two off-duty police officers are among the dead this morning, and, one on-duty police officer is injured and is in critical condition. The shooter was also killed. Meantime, police say they are looking for a roommate of the dead suspect. They are calling her a person of interest.