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Case of mistaken identity leads to arrest of suspect’s brother, initially

Posted: 7:01 PM, Dec 15, 2012
Updated: 2012-12-15 21:53:56-05

HOBOKEN, N.J. (PIX11) There was confusion early on about the identity of the shooter, because he was carrying his brother’s identification. Twenty-four-year-old  Ryan Lanza, the brother of the shooter,

Adam Lanza, 20, was arrested at his Hoboken, N.J  home Friday and taken into custody for questioning.

On Ryan’s Facebook page, he wrote it was not him.  He was at work all day. Cops eventually released Ryan, who according to authorities is, NOT considered a suspect.