20 Children, 6 Adults Killed In Connecticut School Shooting

My goodness, this is horrible. 27 people are dead, including 20 children, six adults and the shooter, 20-year-old Adam Lanza.

According to the Huffington Post:

Reports say that the gunman carried four weapons, and wore black clothing as well as a bullet proof vest. He died on the scene.

Unconfirmed reports say that principal Dawn Hochsprung and a school psychologist were killed, according to a parent who claimed to witness part of the attack, CNN reported.

Danbury Hospital's emergency room staff has readied its wing for the arrival of an unknown number of victims, a spokeswoman for Western Connecticut Health Network told News Times.

Reports say that the alleged shooter appeared in the building's main office at about 9:40 a.m., approximately 30 minutes after the school day began.

Not that one life is more precious than the other....but children? I'm at a loss.Watch MSNBC's live coverage below.