School Shooting in Connecticut: Social Media Updates

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Shortly after 9 a.m. Friday, a shooting at The Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. left multiple people dead, including several children. The suspected gunman, described as a man in his early 20s, has also been confirmed dead. Accounts of how many people have been shot and killed vary, but CNN is reporting that between 18 and 20 children are among the victims. The reports are rolling in through social media:

1. Conn. State Police responded to reports of a shooting at a Newtown elementary school in southwestern Connecticut, police spokesman tells CNN