ISIS Claims Responsibility For Vegas Shooting – Shooter ‘Converted To Islam Months Ago’

A mass shooting in Vegas went down that claimed the lives of people. Now ISIS claims responsibility for the shooting, the shooter ‘converted to Islam months ago.’

Per Daily Mail UK:

ISIS has has claimed responsibility the mass shooting in Las Vegas where 50 people were killed and more than 406 wounded, and said the attacker had converted to Islam a few months ago.

The shooter was 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock, a resident of nearby Mesquite, Nevada, who opened fire on the festival taking place at Las Vegas Village from a room across the street in the Mandalay Bay Hotel at 10:08pm.

“The Las Vegas attack was carried out by a soldier of the Islamic State and he carried it out in response to calls to target states of the coalition,” the group’s news agency Amaq said in reference to the U.S.-led coalition fighting the group in the Middle East.

“The Las Vegas attacker converted to Islam a few months ago,” Amaq added.

We will provide details with this story as they become available.

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