Newtown, CT- At approximately 9:40 this morning twenty year old Adam Lanza walked into Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, CT. Lanza With a Glock in one hand and a Sig Sauer in the other he locked-down a classroom of terrified students and by the time it was over had savagely murdered 20 children. Adam Lanza has no criminal record.
He was also in the possession of a semi automatic rifle, believed to be responsible for the majority of the mortal wounds.
At press time, their is one known injured adult survivor.
Parents were alerted of an emergency via text message and all access point to the school were clogged with hysterical parents and family members desperate for information about their sons and daughters.
The scene reduced hardened SWAT members and emergency responders to open sobs- As it almost did during President Obama’s press conference on it earlier this evening.
A parent attending a meeting with the principal and school psychologist, both of which are believed to be among the victims, called 911 from under a desk.
Taken into custody this afternoon was Adam’s older brother Ryan who is currently being questioned in Hoboken, NJ.
It is believed Adam was carrying his older brother’s identification which led to early erroneous reports that Ryan was the shooter.
Peter Lanza, Father and former husband of the late Nancy Lanza was alerted to the tragedy and questioned near his home in Stamford, CT. Mr. Lanza is a Tax Strategist executive for a division of General Electric.
Two 9 millimeter semi-automatic weapons registered to Adam’s Mother Nancy- a former teacher or volunteer at Sandy Hook who has also been found deceased at the pair’s Yogananda St residence were found with Lanza’s remains.
Adam Lanza ia believed to have taken his life at the scene and early reports suggest no law enforcement officers discharged firearms at the scene.
Lanza was dressed in black and wearing a bullet proof vest.
Today’s mass shooting is the second largest in US history after the Virginia Tech massacre, killing 32 college students.