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Newtown house of Sandy Hook school killer Adam Lanza demolished
Newtown house of Sandy Hook school killer Adam Lanza demolished

Demolition workers have torn down the Newtown, Conn., home where gunman Adam Lanza planned the school massacre that killed 26 people, including 20 children, two years ago, part of a town effort to recover by erasing all traces of the killer. Destruction of the large, colonial-style home in a bucolic neighborhood of Newtown follows the razing of the Sandy Hook Elementary School, which was targeted on the morning of Dec. 14, 2012. In addition to gunning down 20 first-graders and six school employees, Lanza, 20, shot his mother, Nancy, to death in the home they shared. He killed himself in the school hallway as police responded to the shooting. For months, officials debated what to do...

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