Tag Archives: Mass Murder

Summary of Sandy Hook investigation released, killer’s motive remains mystery

 White House staff, including (left to right) Director of Communications Dan Pfeiffer; Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett; President Barack Obama; Chief of Staff Jack Lew; and Pete Rouse, Counselor to the President as they paused for a moment of silence on Dec. 21, 2012 to remember Sandy Hook School; Newtown, Conn. victims. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

White House staff, including (left to right) Director of Communications Dan Pfeiffer; Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett; President Barack Obama; Chief of Staff Jack Lew; and Pete Rouse, Counselor to the President as they paused for a moment of silence on Dec. 21, 2012 to remember Sandy Hook School; Newtown, Conn. victims. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

 

 

 

On Monday, a report of the Sandy Hook criminal investigation was released by Connecticut State’s attorney, Stephen J. Sedensky, III.

The final report of the horrific mass shooting on Dec. 14, 2012, which left 20 children and six adults dead, at Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Newtown, Conn., will reportedly be thousands of pages . . .

Click here to read about the report on Sandy Hook.

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Student suspended for writing poem about Connecticut school killer

Excertps from suspended high school student, Courtni Webb poem, expressing she knows why the Connecticut school shooter "pulled the trigger."

Excertps from suspended high school student, Courtni Webb poem, expressing she knows why the Connecticut school shooter “pulled the trigger.”

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Courtni Webb, 17, a San Francisco high school senior, at the Life Learning Academy on Treasure Island, was suspended until further notice for a poem she wrote about Adam Lanza and the Newtown, Conn. school massacre. The poem does not express grief for the victims but states she knows what drove the shooter, to pull “the trigger” . . .

Click here to read about why a high school student was suspended for writing about the Sandy Hook killer.

Adam Lanza: Portrait of Connecticut school shooter emerges

Adam Lanza, in 2005. No recent photos were available. Image: ABC/Courtesy of family friend.

Adam Lanza, in 2005. No recent photos were available. Image: ABC/Courtesy of family friend.

 

On Friday, Adam Lanza, 20, of Newtown, Conn., killed his mother, then armed with three of her guns, forced his way into Sandy Hook Elementary School, murdered 26 others, mostly children, then killed himself. Questions on who was Lanza and why he chose to kill innocent people have emerged . . .

For the story on the why behind a school mass murder, click here.