Dorset native killed in Las Vegas massacre

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DORSET — The Burlington Free Press is reporting that a Dorset native was killed the mass shooting that took place Sunday night in Las Vegas.

Sandy Casey, 35 according to the Washington Post, was a special education teacher. The Free Press reports that she grew up in Dorset and attended Burr and Burton Academy.

Casey attended the College of St. Joseph in Rutland, graduating in 2004. The school's alumni association posted the following to its Facebook page on Monday.

"The entire CSJ community is saddened to learn that a CSJ alumna, Sandy Casey '04, was one of the victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas last night.

Sandy was a special education teacher in the Manhattan Beach Unified School District in southern California. We extend our heartfelt condolences to all her family and friends, including the ones she made here at CSJ."

U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., also tweeted "All Vermonters are further devastated to learn that Vermont's Sandy Casey was a victim in Las Vegas. Our prayers are with her and her family."


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