Aurora Theater Shooting


Mon January 7, 2013
The Two-Way

Aurora Shooting Suspect Looked Like A Fellow Officer, Police Say

Originally published on Mon January 7, 2013 4:19 pm

James Holmes faces multiple counts of first-degree murder and attempted murder in the July 20 theater shooting in Aurora, Colo. Here, he's seen in a photo from the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office.

Moments after a deadly attack that turned an Aurora, Colo., movie theater into a scene of panic and tragedy, the police officer who found suspect James Holmes at first took him for a fellow police officer, due to the body armor Holmes was wearing.

But he noticed that Holmes was "just standing there" and had no sense of urgency — despite the pandemonium at the theater, as people continued to stream out.

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Sat January 5, 2013
The Two-Way

More Gun Violence In Aurora On Eve Of Suspected Theater Shooter's Court Date

Originally published on Mon January 7, 2013 4:54 am

Four people are dead inside an Aurora, Colo., home Saturday following a standoff with an "armed and dangerous" man holding hostages, police say. Aurora is the Denver suburb where a gunman opened fire in a movie theater last July, killing 12 and injuring many more.

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Fri December 21, 2012

Aurora Shooting Victims: Enough Is Enough

Dave Hoover, Theresa Hoover and Representative Rhonda Fields, D- Aurora, talk about the need for gun control. Theresa Hoover's 18 year old son A.J. Boik was killed in the Aurora theater shooting.
Bente Birkeland

Saying the country needs to take action now, a handful of Aurora Theater Shooting victims appeared at the state capitol Friday. They urged lawmakers to help curb gun violence.

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Sat November 17, 2012
Aurora Theater Shooting

Payouts From Aurora Victim Fund Finalized

A gunman killed 12 and injured 58 others during a midnight showing of the Batman movie 'Dark Knight' Century Aurora 16 Multiplex. Shooting suspect James Holmes is being held in Arapahoe County Jail.
Credit Algr

Payment decisions are complete and the victims of the Aurora theater shooting will receive money in the coming days. The Aurora Victim Relief Fund has collected $5,338,360.32 between when the mass shooting occurred on July 20 and the deadline to donate, Nov. 15.

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Wed October 24, 2012
Shots - Health News

The Sick Turn To Crowdfunding To Pay Medical Bills

Originally published on Tue October 30, 2012 11:14 am

Fundraising for medical causes is getting easier with sites like GoFundMe.