Stephen Paddock STEPHEN Paddock  is said to have died from a self-inflicted shooting in a room on the 32 floor of Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas. Judging by the deaths, this is the largest shoot-out in modern United States history. At the time of going to press, these were the known facts according to Las Vegas Sheriff Department. Sometime about mid-night on Sunday, the Las Vegas grand country music festival, attended by 20 000 revellers, was coming to an end. A shooter, later identified as Steve Paddock, opened fire on the crowd from a vantage point on the 32 floor overlooking the open space below. The sheriff said that 50 people had died and four…