According photos obtained by Boston 25 News, a semi-automatic AR-15 with a sniper's scope, bipod, and expended ammunition cartridges covered the hotel room floor. A hammer is also clearly visible in the picture.
In another shocking photo, an AR-15 capable of holding more rounds rests on the hotel room floor.
As RadarOnline.com previously reported, Paddock killed nearly 60 people and injured more than 500 others before turning the gun on himself. The Nevada resident, who was not previously convicted of any crimes, was 64 years old.
A former neighbor, Don Judy, told RadarOnline.com that Paddock had a secret gambling problem, and lived a life of solitude.
Loren Michel, whose son Chris Michel owns Dixie GunWorx, told RadarOnline.com that the murderer came into their store multiple times to buy a gun for what he called "home defense."