The mother of Sandy Hook gunman Adam Lanza who slaughtered 20 US schoolchildren and seven adults was a gun-hoarding survivalist who was stockpiling weapons in preparation for an economic collapse, it has emerged. Nancy Lanza was shot four times in the head before her son Adam gunned down young pupils and teachers at Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. Her sister-in-law Marsha Lanza told reporters at her Illinois home that her gun-obsessed relative was part of the prepper movement that fears an economic collapse will lead to a breakdown in society. She prepared for the worst, Ms Lanza said. Last time we visited her in person, we talked about prepping are you ready for what could happen down the line, when the economy collapses? Nancy Lanza (52) had five registered firearms, had begun stockpiling food and taught Adam how to shoot. He is believed to have taken three of her guns a Bushmaster .223-calibre, and two handguns, a Glock 10 mm and a Sig Sauer 9mm in the school massacre after he shot her dead in bed. After taking her car, Adam Lanza (20) blasted his way into the school building in Newtown, Connecticut and used a high-power rifle to kill 20 children and six adults, including the principal and school psychologist who tried to stop him. The youngest victims were six and seven, the oldest 56. Read more: http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/n...societys-collapse-16251468.html#ixzz2FLlmqCCC Wanna kill these ads? We can help!