As has been widely reported, there was a tragic shooting that took place at a Newtown, Conn., elementary school this morning (Dec. 14). According to the latest news reports, at least 27 people were killed, including 18 children.

Sandy Hook Elementary School was quickly evacuated after the lone gunman opened fire. The shooter was found dead at the scene. The devastating incident is being called the deadliest school shooting since the Virginia Tech massacre in 2007.

Upon hearing the news, various rock musicians and bands have offered their thoughts and prayers to those affected via their Twitter accounts. Below is a list of tweets from rock acts in regard to this horrific tragedy:

Loudwire offers its deepest condolences to the families and loved ones affected by this tragedy.