Ryan Lanza has been identified as the shooter at the Sandy Hook Elementary School.He is reportedly the father of one of the students. He especially targeted the principal of the school and psychologist, both of whom were killed. We was 20 years old and killed in the school.
UPDATE 3:07 EST from the local news:
The gunman has been identified as Ryan Lanza who apparently went to the family’s Hoboken, NJ home before heading to Newtown, CT where he fatally shot his mother in her kindergarten classroom of Sandy Hook Elementary School, according to reports.
The gunman delilberately went to Sandy Hook Elementary School with the intention of killing his mother who was a kindergarten teacher at the school, according to NBC Channel 4. Lanza’s hometown has not been released.
It is believed the shooting began near the principal’s office before Lanza went to his mother’s kindergarten classroom and killed her and her students, according to the report.