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Photo: Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter as a toddler

Among the many documents and photos Connecticut police recently released in connection with the December 2012 school shooting in Newtown is a photo of the shooter, Adam Lanza, then 20. In it he is just a toddler, and sits surrounded by guns and ammunition, wearing a camouflage hat. He is teething on a pistol.

It’s been over a year since the rampage that that claimed the lives of 20 school children, six staff, as well as Adam’s mother and himself; police have yet to determine a motive.

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