Horrified by the news coming out of Newtown. Praying for the safety of the innocents involved.— Jim Himes (@jahimes) December 14, 2012
Praying that kids, teachers, staff, and families reach safety on this tragic morning at Sandy Hook Elementary— Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) December 14, 2012
Police responded to a reported shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School shortly after 9:30 Friday morning, according to CNN. Twenty-seven people, including many children, are reported dead in the incident.
Updated at 1:31 p.m.