First grader recounts horrific Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy

Posted at 2:53 PM, Dec 18, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-18 14:53:27-05
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Kelly DaSilva, of Danbury, hugs her sons, Lucas, 17, left, and Michael, 14, after they brought flowers to leave at a makeshift memorial at Sandy Hook School. The DaSilvas grew up in Newtown and moved to Danbury a few years ago. They have connections to several people at the school. ( Cloe Poisson, Hartford Courant / December 15, 2012 )

NEWTOWN, Conn. (PIX11) – Parents in Newtown are grateful to a teacher who sacrificed her own life to save their children. Narmeen Choudhury exclusively sat down with a first grader and his mom where they recounted the horrific event that shattered their tightly knit community.