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Body of Newtown shooter claimed

The father of Adam Lanza has claimed the remains.

NEWTOWN - The father of the man who killed 26 people in the Newtown school shooting has claimed his son's body for burial.

A spokesman for the family said today that Peter Lanza has claimed the remains of Adam Lanza.

Lanza killed his mother at their home, then went to Sandy Hook Elementary and killed 20 first-graders and six adults, before turning the gun on himself.

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