Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooter Adam Lanza Killed 27, Including 20 Children
The gunman, who was believed to be in his 20s, walked into a classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary School where his mother was a teacher. He shot and killed her and then shot 20 students, most in the same classroom.
He also shot five other adults, and then killed himself inside the school.
Another body related to the shooting was at another scene, the authorities said, declining to provide more specifics.A law enforcement official identified the shooter as Adam Lanza and that a brother, Ryan Lanza, had been questioned.
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