Shooting spree at ‘Dark Knight Rises’ screening kills 12
HollywoodNews.com: A shooting spree took place in Aurora, Colorado at a midnight screening of ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ and reportedly left 12 people dead and about 50 others injured.
Time Warner’s Warner Bros unit issued a statement:
“Warner Bros. and the filmmakers are deeply saddened to learn about this shocking incident. We extend our sincere sympathies to the families and loved ones of the victims at this tragic time.”
James Holmes has reportedly been arrested for the shooting at the theater in which he may have used as many as four guns, states TMZ. The man also reportedly used tear gas in the shooting.
Warner Bros. has canceled the Paris, France premiere and released a statement: “Warner Bros. is deeply saddened to learn about this shocking incident. We extend our sincere sympathies to the families and loved ones of the victims at this tragic time.”
President Barack Obama also released a statement: “Michelle and I are shocked and saddened by the horrific and tragic shooting in Colorado.”
The shooting is still under investigation.
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