Josephine Gay

 

 

Age: 7

 

Summary: first-grade student at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut who was reportedly among one of approximately two dozen schoolchildren and staff members shot and killed by lone gunman Adam Lanza during a series of violent shooting rampage that took place inside at least two first-grade classrooms near the entrance of the school campus, in which the incident became the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. history since the 2007 Virginia Tech massacre.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: December 11, 2005

 

Died: December 14, 2012

 

Location: Newtown, Connecticut