12 Dead, 50 wounded in Colorado Theater shooting
A gunman fired into a suburban Denver movie theater Thursday night during a midnight opening of the Batman movie “The Dark Knight Rises,” killing 12 people and injuring at least 50 others, authorities in Aurora, Colo., said. The shooter, who was wearing a gas mask, had also set off an unknown gas inside the theater.
A 24-year-old man was arrested shortly after the attack. His name had not been released. An FBI spokesman said was no indication of any connection to terrorist groups.
(Photo by Karl Gehring/The Denver Post)