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State police identify weapons used in sandy hook investigation

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  1. RussP

    RussP Super Moderator Moderator

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    http://www.ct.gov/despp/cwp/view.asp?Q=517284&A=4226

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    January 18, 2013

    ** UPDATE **

    STATE POLICE IDENTIFY WEAPONS USED IN SANDY HOOK INVESTIGATION;

    INVESTIGATION CONTINUES

    In previous press conferences, the Connecticut State Police clearly identified all of the weapons seized from the crime scene at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
    To eliminate any confusion or misinformation, we will again describe and identify the weapons seized at the school crime scene.

    Seized inside the school:

    #1. Bushmaster .223 caliber-- model XM15-E2S rifle with high capacity 30 round clips

    #2. Glock 10 mm handgun

    #3. Sig-Sauer P226 9mm handgun

    Seized from suspect’s car in parking lot:

    #4. Izhmash Canta-12 12 gauge Shotgun (seized from car in parking lot)

    This case remains under investigation.

    Lt. J. Paul Vance

    ****************************************************

    For those wishing to challenge or correct or call bull **** on the content of the press release, here is the email for the agency: DESPP.Feedback@ct.gov.

    I am certain they will appreciate your input.
     
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  2. WT

    WT Millennium Member

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    Good posting.

    Thanks Russ.
     

  3. Gallium

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    I have dibs on those Bushmaster clips! - Irresputible proof this was not actually from an actual LE agency.:supergrin:

    Nice try Russ!! Did they stage the moon landing in yer back yard??? huh? huh?

    Signed,
    PW
     
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    Why would the Bushmaster be mentioned with the "high capacity 30 round clips" and nothing about the pistols or shotgun magazines????

    Something fishy here......
     
  5. Dragoon44

    Dragoon44 Unfair Facist Lifetime Member

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    But what weapons did the shooter on the grassy knoll have?

    :wavey:
     
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    umm did you click the link? its directly quoted from the ct.gov website...
     
  7. czsmithGT

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    Oh gee, not this crap again.
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    So they can demonize those evil "high capacity clips."
     
  9. RussP

    RussP Super Moderator Moderator

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    Did you go to the website, or are you just talking to hear yourself.
     
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    Strange... I don't consider 30 rounds High capacity... Am I Nutz?
     
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    RussP Super Moderator Moderator

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    No, they did not. When I talked with Neil Armstrong in December of 1969, he described the location to me in detail. He also told me...well, that you wouldn't believe either.
     
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    What is the story behind the Saiga 12 shotgun left in the trunk? I guess we won't know until the made for TV movie is released.
     
  13. RussP

    RussP Super Moderator Moderator

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    That is the Izhmash Canta-12 on the list.
     
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    "Signed, PW" indeed. :rofl:
     
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    Using "slang" descriptions in an official police statement does not bode well for the department or their professionalism.
     
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    I believe the initial news report reported they removed a AR rifle from the car trunk. Now they're claiming it was a Canta-Can'tbe shotgun or something?

    Is there a record that either the mother, or the shooter, purchased such a weapon?

    I smell conspiracy!!!
     
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    wjv Zip It Stan Lee.. . .

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    "Clips"? Really? Who wrote that?

    I am also extremely surprised with the descriptors they used. "High capacity 30 round clips"? Someone is injecting their personal opinion there. NOT a good thing when it will be headed to court. Thirty round magazines are STANDARD for any AR type rifle. MAYBE if there was a 40 rounder the "high capacity" bullcrap might apply, and that's big maybe. It says "clips" in the plural when there is no mention of the number. Not a good idea for a press release.
     
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    We should email the state police and complain then.

    DESPP.Feedback@ct.gov

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