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Man shot at Las Vegas concert dies after saving wife


He is one of at least 50 victims after a gunman opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Sonny Melton, 29, died in the attack, his wife Dr. "Everyone liked him. He was a very caring individual", Gee said. Here are some of their stories.

The man's parents, who confirmed their son's death to the news outlet, said McIldoon attended the concert with his girlfriend and had planned to return home on Monday.

Six of the victims who died in a mass shooting in Las Vegas Sunday night have been identified.

Heather Melton, an orthopaedic surgeon, told NBC affiliate WSMV-TV her husband saved her life. However, prior to being fatally shot, the southerner saved his love's life.

"At this point, I'm in complete disbelief and despair".

Melton lived in Big Sandy, Tenn., and was a registered nurse at Henry County Medical Center in Paris, Tenn. He also assisted his wife in surgery. Here are profiles of some of those who died.

Her fellow officers say Rachael will be "greatly missed".

Casey taught at the school for the past nine years. The 33-year-old "was shot and ultimately lost her life in the hospital", police said in a statement. Following his death, members of the school community spoke out about him. Heather Gulish Melton, who spoke with the radio station WYCB. [Source: Steven McCarthy] Jenny Parks, a kindergarten teacher for the Lancaster School District in California, was killed in the Vegas shooting, according to Steven McCarthy, her husband's uncle. He was described in a posting on his aunt's Facebook page as "the most kind and loving soul". "She always went out of her way to help anybody".

"This is unbelievably tragic and sad", Mike Matthews, superintendent of the Manhattan Beach School District, wrote in morning letter to the district yesterday.

Parks' husband, Bobby Parks, is now in surgery after a bullet injured his arm and finger, McCarthy said.

The couple tried to find out whatever they could on social media.

Police said they had no information about Paddock's motive, that he had no criminal record, and was not believed to be connected to any terrorist group.

Citing a family friend, the paper reported that she was shot three times - once in the shoulder and twice in the arm.

The White House announced that President Trump would travel to Las Vegas on Wednesday to meet with friends and family of the victims.

Hyatt said Romero-Muniz was outgoing, kind, and considerate of all those she worked with.

They told CBC News: 'We only had one child.

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