Mass Shooting Reported at Midnight Dark Knight Rises Showing in Aurora, CO

Posted on July 20, 2012

There has been a horrible mass shooting at a midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises showing at Century 16 Movie Theaters in Aurora, Colorado. At least 12 people were killed and 59 were injured according to Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates. Details are still coming in, but is is being reported than an armed man wearing a gas masks entered the theater several minutes into the showing of the film. He started firing at random moviegoers. A suspect is in police custody. Theaters around the nation were obviously packed for the highly anticipated film.

Here are some highlights of this developing story: