Gun stores and ranges toured as agents hunt clues to massacre

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Federal agents fanned out to dozens of gun stores and shooting ranges across Connecticut yesterday, chasing leads they hoped would cast light on the killer’s life.

Among the questions was: why did Adam Lanza’s mother, a well-to-do suburban divorcée, keep a cache of high-power weapons in their home? What experience did Lanza have with those guns? And, above all, what set him on a path to shoot and kill 20 children, along with the adults who tried to stop him?

Speaking on television, Governor Dannel Malloy said Adam Lanza shot himself as police entered the building.


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