Connecticut Shooting Suspect Said to Be Dead at Scene

(Corrects identity of suspect in first paragraph.)

Two law enforcement officials who initially identified a suspect in the Connecticut elementary school shooting now say they’re uncertain of the gunman’s name.

The two officials asked for anonymity because of a continuing investigation. The suspect and his mother were dead at the scene, Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, they said.

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