The New York Post: Las Vegas police revise timeline; security guard shot before massacre

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The Mandalay Bay security guard credited with heroically stalling the Las Vegas massacre was actually shot before the rampage even took place — raising questions about the timeline of the worst mass shooting in history.

Hotel guard Jesus Campos — who was credited with stopping Stephen Paddock’s 10-minute assault on the Route 91 country music festival — was actually the first victim of the shooting when he was injured in the hallway prior to Paddock opening fire on the crowd.

“What we have learned is Mr. Campos was encountered by the suspect prior to his shooting to the outside world,” Las Vegas sheriff Joe Lombardo said at a news conference on Monday.

Paddock unloaded 200 shots at Campos alone — hitting him in the leg at 9:59 p.m. on Oct. 1.

Six minutes later Paddock began shooting on the crowd, killing 58 people and injuring hundreds.

Lombardo said he did not know what caused Paddock to end his rampage from his suite on the 32nd floor.

Authorities had previously said Campos’ involvement helped prevent more bloodshed.

This report originally appeared on NYPost.com.