Officials also told NBC News that Lanza unsuccessfully tried to buy a rifle at a Dick’s Sporting Goods store in Danbury three days before the slaughter, but later said they could not confirm the report, which was based on information from members of the public.
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Background Check Worked!
According to this NBC news report, Adam Lanza may have attempted to purchase a rifle three days before the killings, and was unable to do so:
Posted by Clayton at 6:47 PM