Las Vegas shooting victim saved wife's life before he was killed

Las Vegas shooting victim saved wife's life before he was killed

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam tweeted that he was praying for those affected by the shooting, including Melton's family.

On Friday night, Melton posted on the social media site that he was attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas with his wife, an orthopaedic surgeon.

His wife, Heather Gulish Melton, told Fox affiliate WZTV she was in complete disbelief. However, prior to being fatally shot, the southerner saved his love's life.

'I want everyone to know what a kind loving man he was, but at this point I can barely breathe, ' she told USA Today.

Gee said Sonny Melton had been preparing to become a surgical nurse in order to work more closely with his wife. [Source: MBPD] Rachael Parker was a 33-year-old records technician for the police department in Manhattan Beach, California.

Father of one, Michael Anderson, military veteran Christopher Roybal, Erick Silva, Tom Day Jr, and attorney Jennifer Irvine were all identified as victims who died in the shooting. "That was Sonny", said Christy Davis, assistant professor of nursing, in the post.

One was an off-duty police officer from Bakersfield, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD).

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Casey also worked in a school; she had been a a special education teacher at Manhattan Beach Middle School in Los Angeles County for the past nine years.

Casey and other educators from her school were in attendance at the concert when the mass hooting began.

The school informed students Monday morning, and had counselors on call to help students, and Casey's colleagues, as they struggled to make sense of her death.

She says in a statement to the Nashville station that "he saved my life and lost his". The police department confirmed her death in a news release and said Parker will be "greatly missed". Heather Gulish Melton when both were caught in the shooting. [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.

She wrote: 'He was the most kind and loving soul. "His whole life was always around hockey", she said.

"This is unbelievably sad and tragic", said the district superintendent, Mike Matthews, according NBC Los Angeles.

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