(Video by Los Angeles Times)
LOS ANGELES — A handful of Las Vegas police officers cautiously approached the door of Room 135 on the 32nd floor and huddled outside before whispering: “Breach, breach, breach.”
Then came an explosion that ripped open the door of a suite at the Mandalay Bay hotel, where officers expected to confront a gunman who by then had killed 58 people and injured hundreds more at a concert across the road.
They stood at the doorway for more than a minute, peering into what appeared to be an empty room.
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