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News is breaking of a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.  The principal has reportedly been shot and killed others injured.  Shooter reportedly killed.

Update- There are a lot of conflicting reports coming out of Newtown.  Initial reports said there may have been a second shooter.  State Police were conducting a building search.  Other reports claim a child was killed in addition to the principal.  Whatever the final facts are all I know is this is a very sad situation.  Children should be getting ready to enjoy the holidays and thinking about Santa.  They shouldn't be dodging bullets.


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8:21 AM PT: Update 10;21am : local news reporting at least three taken to area hospital.

8:27 AM PT: another link to info:  http://newtown.patch.com/...

9:37 AM PT: CNN reporting 2 adults killed according to parent who was in the school.

9:43 AM PT: WABC 7 says more than 12 dead.  http://abclocal.go.com/...  

9:47 AM PT: Multiple deaths are being reported and shooter was believed to be a disgruntled parent with multiple weapons.  

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Originally posted to rscopes on Fri Dec 14, 2012 at 08:19 AM PST.

Also republished by Shut Down the NRA.

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