12 dead in Colorado
movie theater shooting
AURORA, Colo. (MCT) — A masked gunman opened fire in a Colorado movie theater showing the new Batman movie early Friday morning, leaving 12 people dead and 50 wounded, according to police and local media. Children are among the injured, officials said.
The shooting came minutes after the 12:05 a.m. premiere showing of the widely-anticipated “Dark Knight Rises.” A suspect is in custody. The Denver Post said the suspect is 24 years old.