Video shows moviegoers fleeing shooting spree at ‘Dark Knight rises’ screening

By Roxanne Cooper
Friday, July 20, 2012 6:58 EDT
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Earlier today it was reported that 12 people were killed in a shooting spree at an Aurora, Colorado movie theater. Theatergoers were there to attend early screenings of the new Batman film Dark Knight Rises.

Following is video uploaded to YouTube allegedly shot by one of the attendees. It shows people fleeing the theater.

[Editor's note: After an initial count of the dead, police claimed 14 people were killed. That number was revised to 12 early Friday morning.]

Read more:
Witnesses describe scene of bloody chaos at ‘Dark Knight’ rampage
12 killed at ‘Dark Knight Rises’ movie screening

Roxanne Cooper
Roxanne Cooper is the publisher of Raw Story. She has 20+ years experience in media management, marketing, and advertising and has held positions with AlterNet, the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies, LA Weekly, San Francisco Bay Guardian, and Stars & Stripes. From 2004-2008, Roxanne published the popular political blog Rox Populi. She lives in San Francisco and you can follow her on Twitter at @AlterRox.
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