Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend says he would 'SCREAM in bed at night' and investigators say he may have been in 'mental anguish' - but they STILL don't know why he murdered 58 people

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The girlfriend of Las Vegas mass murderer Stephen Paddock told the FBI he had developed 'mental health symptoms' and would scream at night, it has emerged.

Marilou Danley, 62, said Paddock, 64, 'would lie in bed, just moaning and screaming, "Oh my God,"' according to an ex-FBI official briefed on the situation.

Investigators - Danley - US - Philippines - Tuesday

Investigators - who interviewed Danley after she arrived back in the US from the Philippines on Tuesday night - believe that he may have been in 'mental or physical anguish,' that official and another ex-FBI source told NBC News.

However, they said that detectives are still no closer to determining Paddock's motive for the deranged shooting spree that saw him killing 59 people, including himself, and injuring 489 others.

Danley - Remarks - Paddock - Investigators - Mind

While Danley's remarks suggest that Paddock was not well, investigators do not believe that his mind had deteriorated enough to set up and execute his elaborate mass-murder plan, which saw him firing on a crowd of 22,000 people at a country music festival.

Other areas now under investigation are the hour-long gap between 10:15pm, when Paddock unloaded more than 200 rounds into the hall outside his room, wounding a security guard, and 11:20pm, when police breached the room and found Paddock dead on the floor.

Paddock - Time - Las - Vegas - Sheriff

Paddock did not fire at all during that time. It was suggested by Las Vegas Sheriff Joseph Lombardo that he may have been trying to devise a way to escape.

They are also looking at 'six media devices' left behind by Paddock, including his web browsing history.

Web - History - Discovery - Today - Events

His web history also led to the discovery, announced today, that he had apparently been scoping out other major events over the past year.

In August he booked a hotel room overlooking Lollapalooza in Chicago - the massively popular rock event that saw appearances by The Killers, Chance the Rapper and Muse,...
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