From the window of his 32nd floor suite at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on a crowd of around 22,000 people attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada on the night of October 1, 2017. He killed 58 people and injured over 500 more before committing suicide, making it the deadliest mass shooting in United States history.
“Of course there is a final solution too: death of entire human race. It would solve every problem of humanity. The faster human race is wiped out from this planet, the better… no one should be left alive. I have no mercy for the scum of earth, the pathetic human race.” -Pekka
James Holmes talking about how the shootings were supposed to increase his self worth during an interview.
James Holmes entered the Century 16 movie theater in Aurora, Colorado on the 20th of July, 2012 and opened fire. Twelve people were killed and 70 others got injured. He was sentenced to 12 life sentences plus 3,318 years without parole.
‘‘I think it’s safe to say that no one in their right mind wants to go into a church and kill people. In my confession to the FBI I told them I had to do it, but obviously that’s not really true. I didn’t have to do it and no one made me do it. What I meant when I said that was I felt like I had to do it and I still feel like I had to do it.’’ — Dylann Storm Roof