The music festival in that became the location of the deadliest shooting in trendy U.S. historical past has issued a press release saying the planners are devastated by the events, providing condolences to families of the victims, & praising the 1st responders for his or her heroic response.
“We’re utterly devastated by the events in that took place Sun. night,” Route 91 Harvest wrote in a press release Tues. morning. “Our deepest sympathies go out to the inured & the deceased & their loved ones, mindless violence has claimed the souls of our fans & we now have little in the best way of answers.”
After hailing the 1st responders, safety guards, & fans for “their selfless acts of bravery,” the festival provided words of encouragement.
“While we’ll attempt to move forward, we’ll always remember this present day. We’ll NOT let hate win over LOVE. We’ll NOT be defeated vanquished by mindless violence. We WILL persevere & honor the souls in that have been lost. Since it matters,” the assertion reads.
Route 91 Harvest Festival is a 3 day event in Las Vegas in that draws a few of the biggest names in country music. Jason Aldean was in the midst of a set at the festival Sun. night when 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire from his hotel room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel & casino, killing 59 & injuring over 520.