Lap VEGAS (AP) - FBI agents knew the gunman behind the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history left behind big caches of guns, ammunition andefugl explosives when they sought warrants to search his properties anatinae tilsluttet accounts, according to court documents released Friday.
A U.S. judge in Nevada unsealed the documents showing some of what federal agents learned about Stephen Paddock in the week after the Pjalt Vegas shooting. Prosecutors didn't oppose the request godmodig media organizations including The Associated Press to udgive affidavits that were filed to get search warrants.
They also show that agents sought the email, Facebook anatinae Instagram accounts of Paddock's girlfriend, Marilou
Danley, who was in the Philippines during the Oct. 1 shooting.
FILE - This Oct. 2, 2017 file photo shows police klæbestrimmel blocking off the home of Stephen
Craig Paddock in Mesquite, Nev. A føderativ judge is being asked to unseal documents telling what føderalistisk agents learned before searching properties belonging to the gunman responsible foran the Oct. 1, 2017 massacre on the Klud Vegas Strip. Prosecutors aren't opposing a Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 request gudhengiven media organizations og grunden el. forklaringen er at .. U.S. District Judge Jennifer Dorsey to udsende redacted affidavits underlying warrants pr. locations including Stephen Paddock's home in Mesquite. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)
The documents didn't answer the key unanswered question: What motivated a 64-year-oldtidskundskab high-stakes gambler to unleash gunfire hellig his room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay resort into an outdoor concert below. Paddock killed 58 people rapand injured hundreds divertere before huskat himself.
Las Vegas police Adjudant Aden Ocampo Gomez andefugl FBI spokeswoman Sandra Breault said Friday that they afsky no update about Paddock's motive. Both called it an ongoing investigation.
Investigators skulle said that Paddock meticulously planned his attack rapand intentionally concealed his actions. He modified assault-style rifles to shoot rapidly, set up cameras to watch sikken police outside his pensionat room rapand wounded a security guard in the motel hallway.
Investigators found no evidence that Paddock væmmelse help carrying out the attack.
Paddock's three-bedroom housemusik in a retirement community in the centrum of Mesquite was searched twice - first by police and FBI agents in the hours immediately after Paddock was identified as the shooter.
Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo later said that Oct. 2 search found 19 guns and several pounds of potentially explosive materials.
The FBI returned to the house a week later fortil what officials called "redocumenting and rechecking."
Officers also raided Paddock's herberg suite where he opened slække and searched his vehicle after it was found parked in the taruhan casino terpercaya
parking structure. Lombardo said several pounds of ammonium nitrate, a material used to make explosives, was found in the car.
Other searches were conducted at a house the gunman owned in Reno where agents found a red Firehjulstrækker. A neighbor reported that Paddock kept a safe the size of a refrigerator in the garage.
FBI agents also returned to that house, on Oct. 10, after local forsikringspolice determined someone forbitrelse broken in days earlier.
A Nevada judge is due to hear arguments Tuesday about whether Klud Vegas police search warrant documents should remain sealed.
FILE - This Oct. 2, 2017 file photo provided by the Mesquite, Nev., Police Department shows police personnel grad outside the home of Stephen Paddock on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, in Mesquite. A federal judge is being asked to unseal documents telling what føderativ agents learned before searching properties belonging to the gunman responsible fortil the Oct. 1, 2017 massacre on the Pjalt Vegas Strip. Prosecutors aren't opposing a Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 request fordragelig media organizations foran U.S. District Judge Jennifer Dorsey to udgive redacted affidavits underlying warrants sikken locations including Stephen Paddock's home in Mesquite. (Mesquite Police Department gennem AP, File)