Around Aurora

Tom Sullivan, father of Alex Sullivan, speaks to media and supporters Friday at Cherry Creek State Park in Aurora. Sullivan was speaking at an event organized by Mayors Against Illegal Guns to read the names of gun violence victims. Nearby, pro-gun supporters held a counter rally. (Aaron Cole/Aurora Sentinel)

AURORA | A memorial ceremony at Cherry Creek State Park for the July 20, 2012, theater massacre victims quickly became a charged debate on gun control legislation Friday afternoon. Supporters of Mayors Against Illegal Guns, a national gun control group headed by New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg, held the event from noon Friday to […]

Jerri Jackson, mother of Aurora, Colo. theater shooting victim Matthew McQuinn, stands next to a sketch of her son in Springfield, Ohio on Sunday, July 14, 2013. Jackson remembers a conversation she had with her son, hours before the shooting. He talked about plans to move back to Ohio to work at a car parts factory near St. Paris; perhaps he would marry his girlfriend. He was homesick after struggling for a year to find full-time work in Colorado. Jackson offered to let him live with her to get started. Then McQuinn said he had to go. He was going to the movies. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

AURORA | It is not a small club, the survivors of the shootings at Theater 9. The Century 16 auditorium was packed — 421 men, women and children who had turned out for a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises.” When a bizarre figure, helmeted and clad in black, appeared before them in a […]

DENVER | Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes say they might withdraw his plea of not guilty by reason of insanity after they see the results of his mental evaluation. The defense made the statement in a motion filed Tuesday. The motion did not say what plea Holmes would enter if he decides […]

Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes  in court in Centennial, Colo., on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. Holmes was allowed to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity. (AP Photo/The Denver Post, Andy Cross, Pool)

The psychiatrist has been chosen and likely will be assisted by a psychologist and a neuropsychologist, wrote William May, superintendent of the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo.

One focus of the study will be an analysis of when emergency crews responded that night and how they attempted to rescue shooting victims.

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