July 20, 2012


By Marla Keown
Batman Shooting

Aurora police help a bomb squad officer don his gear Friday morning, June 20 near the alleged shooter's apartment at Paris Street and East 17th Avenue in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

A squad car races past traffic to assist emergency personnel Friday morning, July 20 near the alleged shooter's apartment at Paris Street and East 17th Avenue in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre
Batman Shooting
Batman Movie Massacre

Members of the bomb squad and fire department come down a ladder after assessing shooting suspect James Holmes' apartment Friday morning, July 20, at Paris Street and East 17th Avenue. Aurora will hire a consultant to analyze police and fire response to the shooting and attempted bombing that killed 12 inside Century 16 Theater and wounded about 70 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Jaime Rohrs holds his baby tight after escaping a shooting that happened during the midnight viewing of "The Dark Knight Rises," Friday morning, July 20 outside the Century 16 theater in Aurora. Rohrs saw the movie with his baby and fiancé when a gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Media from across the globe sets up shop before a press conference Friday afternoon, July 20, outside the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Governor John Hickenlooper addresses the media Friday afternoon, July 20, near the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan addresses the media Friday afternoon, July 20, near the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Local police and security officers guard the perimeter of the Town Center of Aurora mall, Friday morning, July 20, near East Alameda Avenue and Centre Point Drive. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Rangeview head football coach Dave Gonzales stops by Gateway High School to check on students, family, and friends after hearing about the Batman Movie Massacre, Friday morning, July 20 near South Sable Boulevard and East Arizona Avenue. A gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

A flag atop of car flies high Friday morning, July 20, at Gateway High School. Some students from Gateway were among the list of victims of Thursday night's shooting. A gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

The Arapahoe County Sheriff Bomb Squad pulls into the parking lot of the Century 16 theater Friday morning, July 20, in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Patricia Legarreta breaks down as she describes the traumatic shooting that happened during the midnight viewing of "The Dark Knight Rises," Friday morning, July 20 outside the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Patricia Legarreta (left)breaks down as she describes the traumatic shooting that happened during the midnight viewing of "The Dark Knight Rises," Friday morning, July 20 outside the Century 16 theater in Aurora. Legarreta and Jaime Rohrs (right) saw the movie with their baby when a gunman wearing a gasmask opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Local authorities, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and FBI agents work together Friday afternoon, July 20, at the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

A police officer consols a friend of a victim Friday afternoon, July 20 at Gateway High School in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Friends of a victim console each other Friday afternoon, July 20 at Gateway High School in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Photojournalists from across the globe photograph Aurora residents searching for lost family and friends Friday evening, July 20 at Gateway High School. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Mourners comfort each other Friday evening, July 20, near the Century 16 theater in Aurora. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises"€ movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring more than 50 others. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

Batman Movie Massacre

Brendon Hutchinson, 11, holds a sign Friday afternoon, July 20, near East Exposition Avenue and South Sable Boulevard. A gunman wearing a gas mask and body armor opened fire in a crowded Aurora movie theater with an assault rifle, shotgun and pistol during a midnight showing of “The Dark Knight Rises” movie early Friday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 59 more. (Marla R. Keown/Aurora Sentinel)

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