Suspect Emerges

Tom Teves, left, with wife Caren Teves, speaks about their son Alex Teves, at the Arapahoe County Courthouse, Monday, July 23, 2012, in Centennial, Colo. Alex Teves was one of the 12 people killed in the shooting attack early Friday at an Aurora, Colo., theater during a showing of the Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises." (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

One middle-aged man seated at the front of the gallery stared at Holmes the entire hearing, never looking away once Holmes entered the room. A young woman in dark sunglasses shook her head and wiped away tears before the hearing started, at one point saying quietly, “I can’t believe this.”

`The Gander Mountain store in Aurora, Colo. is shown, Sunday, July 22, 2012. The is store is where the gunman in Friday's movie theater shooting allegedly purchased one of his weapons. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

In a world where Amazon can track your next book purchase and you must register to buy allergy medicine, James Holmes spent months stockpiling thousands of bullets and head-to-toe ballistic gear without raising any red flags with authorities.

AURORA |A law enforcement official says investigators have found a Batman mask inside the apartment of the Aurora shooting suspect who opened fire at a midnight premiere of “The Dark Knight Rises.” The official spoke to The Associated Press on Sunday on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press. Authorities say they […]

AURORA | Police in Colorado say the suspect in one of the worst shootings in U.S. history is not cooperating with authorities. Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates says 24-year-old James Holmes has “lawyered up” and is not talking. Holmes was arrested Friday after a gunman opened fire during a midnight screening of “The Dark Knight Rises,” killing 12 people […]

Firefighters and police gather after an explosion could be heard in front the apartment of shooting suspect James Holmes in Aurora, Colo., Saturday, July 21, 2012.  Federal authorities detonated one small explosive and disarmed another inside Holmes' apartment, but several other explosive devices remained, said Aurora police Sgt. Cassidee Carlson. Twelve people were killed and dozens were injured in a shooting attack early Friday at a packed movie theater during a showing of the Batman movie, "The Dark Knight Rises."   Police have identified Holmes, 24, as the suspected shooter. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

Police said James Holmes began buying guns at Denver-area stores nearly two months before Friday’s shooting. He also received at least 50 packages in four months at his home and the University of Colorado that authorities are investigating to see whether they contained materials for the potentially deadly booby traps that police found in his apartment.

Windows are broken at the apartment of the alleged gunman James Holmes, 24, Friday, July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colo. Authorities report that 12 died and more than three dozen people were shot during an assault at the theatre during a midnight premiere of "The Dark Knight. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

The four weapons recovered following the shootings that killed 12 and left nearly 60 people injured at a suburban Denver theater were purchased by the suspect from retail gun stores in Colorado in the last two months

TUCSON, Ariz. | suspected gunman in the Colorado movie theater rampage was an unsuccessful applicant for graduate school last year at the University of Arizona. School officials confirmed Friday that James Holmes was invited to spend a weekend on the Tucson campus in February 2011. They say the 24-year-old Holmes was one of a dozen hopefuls from […]