LVMPD police veteran indicted on sexual assault charges was one of two men to guard Stephen Paddock’s 32nd-floor suite door on the night of the shooting

CORN CREEK (INTELLIHUB) — Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Officer Bret Thiel was indicted on more than two dozen sexual abuse charges which include kidnapping and the sexual assault of a child, 8 Las Vegas Now reports.

A warrant has been issued for the veteran metro officer’s arrest.

Thiel was one of two officer’s who were assigned to post at Stephen Paddock’s Mandalay Bay room 32-135 as SWAT breached the door and made their entry. Thiel and the other officer were to guard the hall.

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It is unknown what Thiel may have seen or heard on the night of the 1 Oct. massacre.

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