Connecticut shooting: Who is Adam Lanza ? Weapons Used (PHOTOS)

Connecticut shooting: Who is Adam Lanza ? Weapons Used (PHOTOS)

Newtown : CT : USA | Dec 14, 2012 at 5:28 PM PST
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223 caliber Bushmaster rifle used by Adam Lanza

Adam Lanza,, the suspect in the Connecticut school shooting who killed 27 people, including 20 schoolchildren aged between five and ten at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, believed to be in his twenties, he was the son of teacher's aide at the school named Nancy Lanza who was found shot dead in the face in her home in Connecticut ,authorities told ABC News.

Adam's brother, Ryan,24, lives in Hoboken, N.J has been questioned by police and described his younger brother as a “somewhat autistic” or suffers from a ‘personality disorder.’ , Adam who lives in his mother's home in Connecticut described also as “odd” and acts as if he has a mental illness by neighbors according to ABC News.

Adam Lanza who wore all black with body armor, used three different weapons in his attack , two semi automatic handguns, a Glock and a Sig Sauer, and a semi automatic 223 caliber Bushmaster rifle.

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