>> The early details emerging Monday about Las Vegas shooter, Steven Paddock, are of a quiet, retired 64 year old who liked to gamble and attend concerts. So far, it appears Paddock had a squeaky clean record says Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo.>> We have no investigative information or background associated with this individual that is derogatory.
The only thing we can tell is he received a citation several years ago, and that citation was handled as a matter of normal practice in the court system.>> Leading to many unanswered questions, most pressing among them, why would a guy like that open fire on a concert, on a Las Vegas street, in a worst mass shooting in modern American history?
Police searching his home in Mesquite, Nevada, 80 miles North East from Las Vegas, found even more weapons. The investigation now moving to the discovery of a second residence in Northern Nevada. All this has been too much for Paddock's family, his brother clearly having trouble coping.>> We were shocked, horrified, completely dumbfounded.
Not an avid gun guy at all. The fact that he had those kind of weapons is just, Where the hell did he get automatic weapons? The fact that my brother did this is, there's no There's nothing.>> Adding that his brother had no known mental health issues, and never had any run-ins with the law.
Inside to family history coming out, Paddock's father had been a bank robber and spent time on the FBI's ten most wanted list. One claim being refuted by the FBI is Islamic State suggestion that Paddock was working on its behalf.>> We have determined to this point no connection with an international terrorist group.
As this investigation continues, we will continue to work with our partners to ensure that this is factually, thoroughly and absolutely investigated to be able to bring comfort and peace back to this community.>> Comfort and peace. Two things that will certainly be hard to come by, with investigators still unsure of what prompted Paddock, who never popped up on law enforcement's radar, to enter a hotel and open fire on an unsuspecting public.
And then, killing himself before the police could get to him.