Who is Douglas Haig? Person named in Las Vegas shooting search warrants


Douglas Haig is the second “person of interest” identified in Metro Police search warrants during the investigation into the Oct. 1 massacre on the Las Vegas Strip.

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Metro Police have made it clear there was only one shooter — Stephen Paddock — during the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest festival. 

CBS News has confirmed Douglas Haig lives in Mesa, Arizona. Haig is an aerospace engineer and specializes in military ammunition, according to his LinkedIn page.

The website for Haig’s company, Specialized Military Ammunition LLC, sells tracer and incendiary ammunition. Haig’s online website is currently closed indefinitely. Paddock used incendiary ammunition during the shooting that killed 58 people and injured 800. He also tried to buy tracer rounds prior to the shooting.

According to Haig’s LinkedIn page, he developed ammunition and weapons for defense contractors such as Northrop Grumman and Boeing. He currently lists himself as a senior engineer at Honeywell Aerospace.

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