Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza says Providence police train for situations like these.
During the last day of the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, a gunman fired into the crowd of 22,000 people.
The RI Blood Center hasn’t been called on for help from Nevada, but said it’s an important reminder to donate blood.
Gov. Gina Raimondo ordered that U.S. and Rhode Island flags at state facilities be flown at half-staff until Friday to honor the victims.
At least 58 people are dead and more than 500 others are injured after a gunman opened fire Sunday night at a concert crowd of approximately…
A gunman opened fire at a crowd of more than 22,000 Sunday night, killing at least 58 people and wounding more than 500 others.
“Our unity cannot be shattered by evil, our bonds cannot be broken by violence,” the president said. “It is our love that defines us today.”
The retired head of the state police, Steven O’Donnell, said his son Conor got his girlfriend to safety then worked to help the injured.
At least 527 others were injured in the Sunday night attack, authorities said. There was no word on a motive for the attack.