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Alleged Conn. Shooter Ryan Lanza's Facebook Profile Pic 'Shared' (Updated)

Dec. 14, 2012


The alleged gunman at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., has been identified as Ryan Lanza.

Lanza's Facebook profile photo has already been shared more than 13,000 times, and increasing.

There is no confirmation that this is the alleged shooter's Facebook page, however the user lists himself as a Hoboken, N.J., resident and Newtown, Conn., as his hometown.

According to multiple news outlets, Lanza has a connection to the elementary school where the shooting occured.

It is reported that at least 28 people, inlcuding children, have been killed, according to

Update: Ryan Lanza is the brother of the suspected shooter, Adam Lanza.

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