Father Of Suspected Sandy Hook Gunman Issues A Statement

“We too are asking why.” Peter Lanza’s 20-year-old son Adam is suspected of killing 20 elementary school children, six school staff, and his mother in Newtown, Connecticut.

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“Our hearts go out to the families and friends who lost loved ones and to all those who were injured. Our family is grieving along with all those who have been affected by this enormous tragedy. No words can truly express how heartbroken we are. We are in a state of disbelief and trying to find whatever answers we can. We too are asking why. We have cooperated fully with law enforcement and will continue to do so. Like so many of you, we are saddened, but struggling to make sense of what has transpired.”

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