Local Hartford stations broke in to regular programming this morning to cover the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
NBC-owned WVIT reported the news at 10:26 a.m. with a quick update at from morning anchor Brad Drazen who asked viewers to stay tuned for more information before going to break.
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CBS affiliate WFSB reported the news at 10:29 a.m. with anchor Eric Parker. ABC affiliate WTNH reported it at 10:30 a.m., breaking into the “Rachael Ray” show” with a special report anchored by Keith Kountz.
News 12 Connecticut arrived on the scene at 10:53 a.m., cutting in to reporter Frank Recchia’s piece and quickly going to live footage from its Chopper 12.