Nearly 30 Dead in Elementary School Shooting

A woman holds a child as people line up to enter the Newtown Methodist Church near the the scene of an elementary school shooting on Dec. 14 in Newtown, Conn. (Photo: Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

A gunman opened fire at at a Connecticut elementary school on Friday in one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history, CNN reported today.

Nearly 30 people were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School, more than half of them children. The suspected shooter himself was found dead in a classroom. His mother was also among the dead at the school, and his brother was found dead in Hoboken, New Jersey, CNN reported.

CNN's Meredith Artley had the following story:

"SoCal Connected" is following developments and will have special coverage tonight at 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.

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