People in Las Vegas are still reeling from the deadliest mass shooting in United States history. At least 58 are dead and more than 400 are injured. The shooting in Las Vegas has more victims than any other single-shooter massacre.
WHERE: Pulse Nightclub
WHEN: June 12, 2016
WHO: Omar Mateen
HOW MANY: Killed 49 and injured 58
WHERE: Sandy Hook Elementary
WHEN: December 14, 2012
WHO: Adam Lanza
HOW MANY: Killed 27 and injured two
WHERE: Virginia Tech
WHEN: April 16, 2007
WHO: Seung-Hui Cho
HOW MANY: Killed 32 and injured 23
NOTE: The deadliest mass shooting until the Pulse Nightclub shooting last year.
WHERE: Luby’s Cafeteria
WHEN: October 16, 1991
WHO: George Hennard killed 23 and injured 27.
NOTE: Luby’s shooting was the deadliest mass shooting for more than 15 years.
By: Mary Carol Butterfield