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Sotloff graduated from Rumsey Hall

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Steven Sotloff. (Source: The Daily Caller/MGN Online) Steven Sotloff. (Source: The Daily Caller/MGN Online)
WASHINGTON DEPOT, CT (WFSB) -

An American journalist that was beheaded by ISIS earlier this week was a graduate of a Connecticut boarding school. 

A two-minute video, entitled A Second Message to America showed the beheading of American journalist 31-year-old Steven Sotloff. In the video, Sotloff said he was "paying the price" for U.S. intervention in Iraq. 

Sotloff has a connection to Connecticut and graduated from Rumsey Hall in 1999, the school's headmaster confirmed to Eyewitness News. 

Rumsey Hall is a "coeducational boarding and country day school for grades K-9" located in Washington Depot, according to its website. 

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