As of this writing the shooting in Las Vegas Sunday night has left 58 dead and over 500 injured. It is the largest shooting in modern history. It surpassed the shooting in the Orlando Nightclub last year.
The suspected gunman, identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock, shot and killed himself after he fired onto a crowd of concert goers from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.
Dana White confirmed to the media that the UFC would donate $1 Million to its longtime home of Las Vegas. The UFC also confirmed that UFC-216 will go on as planned.
“Our focus right now is on supporting the community and those affected by Sunday evening’s events,” a statement from the UFC read. “UFC 216 on Saturday, October 7 at T-Mobile Arena will proceed as scheduled until further notice.”