Ryan Lanza

Adam Lanza (credit: Yearbook Photo/WFSB)

Report: Newtown Gunman Adam Lanza Spent Days In Basement Playing Call Of Duty

A neighborhood plumber said in a published report this week that Newtown, Conn., gunman Adam Lanza spent his days in the basement of the house he shared with his mother, playing violent video games amid posters showcasing military equipment.


Adam Lanza seen in 2005 at the age of 13. (Credit: CBS News)

Investigators Probe For Insight Into Newtown Gunman’s Mind

Along with the arduous task of going over crime scenes, police Saturday morning were trying to gain insight into the killer.


Unidentified people react to the aftermath of  the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

20 Children Among 28 Dead In Newtown, Conn. Elementary School Massacre

While authorities have still not officially identified the gunman who opened fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School, law enforcement sources have named him as 20-year-old Adam Lanza.


Ryan Lanza is detained by authorities in Hoboken on Dec. 13, 2012, the day his brother Adam Lanza, 20, is believed to have committed the second worst school shooting in U.S. history in Newtown, Conn. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops Hoping To Gain Insight Into Newtown Killer’s Mind By Speaking To Father

Police believe Peter Lanza’s home may yield clues into the unthinkable and appalling crime perpetuated by his 20-year-old son — the massacre of 27 people inside Sandy Hook Elementary School and the killing of his own mother inside her nearby home.


Connecticut State Police walk on Dickson Street from the scene of an elementary school shooting on December 14, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. According to reports, there are more than 20 dead, most children, after a gunman opened fire in at the Sandy Hook Elementary School. The shooter was also killed. (Photo by Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Newtown School Massacre Pushes Gun Control Debate Back Into Limelight

“We’re going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this, regardless of the politics,” said President Barack Obama.


The courtyard at the Sandy Hook Elementary School. (credit: newtown.sandyhook.schooldesk.net)

Newtown, Conn. School District Had Recently Installed New Safety Protocols

In the wake of the tragic school shooting in Newtown, Conn., CBS 2 has learned the school district had just installed a new safety policy designed to prevent situations such as what happened on Friday.