LIVE: Shootout at school in US; 27 dead including 10 children
Dailybhaskar.com | Dec 15, 2012, 00:16AM IST
Newtown: Saturday, 5:40 AM - More than 100 rounds were fired, revealed an eyewitness.
Saturday, 3:30 AM - "I offer sympathy as a father and will take a meaningful action," President Obama said.
Saturday, 1:30 AM IST - Law enforcement officials have identified gunman as 24-yr-old Ryan Lanza.
Shooter was wearing bulletproof vest and mask.
Saturday, 1:20 AM IST - Gunman was related to a schoolkid.
Saturday, 1:00 AM - IST - The principal and school pyschologist were among the dead.
Saturday, 12:20 AM IST - Shooter found dead at crime scene, TV reports said.
Friday, 11:50 PM IST - 'Close to 27' people killed including 10 children, reports on CNN said.
Friday, 11:10 PM IST - According to latest reports, a shooting has been reported in an elementary school of Newtown in Western Connecticut.
The shooting was reported at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
So far, 3 people taken to hospital and suspected gunman has been killed, TV reports said.
State police say Newtown police called them at about 9:40 am local time (US) about the reports.
(More details awaited)