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Oregon Sheriff Posted Sandy Hook Truther Video on Facebook

Police investigators in Roseburg, Oregon on Thursday after the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College.

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Update, 2:35 p.m.: Mother Jones reports that Douglas County sheriff John Hanlin, who helped supervise the response to yesterday’s shooting and spoke to members of the press in Roseburg, once approvingly posted a conspiracy theory video on Facebook which asserted that public appearances by the parents of children killed at Sandy Hook were actually performances by actors.

Original post, 11:39 p.m.: Here’s the latest on the massacre at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon in which 26-year-old Chris Harper Mercer killed nine people before dying after a shootout with police.

We’ll update this post as more information emerges.

See more of Slate’s coverage of the Oregon shooting.