Photos: Community grieves day after shooting

Photos: Community grieves day after shooting

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NEWTOWN, Conn. - Dec. 15: A message along the highway speaks to the grief of the Sandy Hook community on Dec. 15 near the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Twenty-six people were shot dead, including 20 children, after a gunman identified as Adam Lanza, opened fire in the school. Lanza also reportedly had committed suicide at the scene. A 28th person, believed to be Nancy Lanza was found dead in a house in town, was also believed to have been shot by Adam Lanza.

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on December 16, 2012 at 2:17 PM

Updated Sunday, Dec 16 at 2:17 PM

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - The massacre of 26 children and adults at a Connecticut elementary school elicited horror and soul-searching around the world. The tragedy has plunged the picturesque New England town of 27,000 people into mourning.

Here are photos of the signs and memorials people have put together.

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