Sandy Hook report rules out criminal prosecutions

Adam Lanza shot dead 20 pupils and six staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary School in a matter of minutes. Credit: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A State Attorney report into the Sandy Hook shootings has now closed and has ruled out any criminal prosecutions.

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School massacre motive unclear

A report into the fatal shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in the US state of Connecticut has suggested that the gunman's motives "may never be answered conclusively". Adam Lamza killed 20 students, six staff and his mother.