AURORA, Colorado (Fri, Jul 20) – The suspect of the ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ movie massacre is under the custody of police and being investigated for the motive behind the wild shooting on Friday morning which left at least 12 dead and dozens injured. (Read earlier report and exclusive video shot by a person inside theater at the time of shooting ... HERE).
|James Holmes: Colorado Theater Shooting Suspect|
The police caught the suspect James Holmes at the scene from behind the theater while he was possibly trying to escape. The 24-year-old graduated from a high school in Rancho Penasquitos, where his parents still live.
The mother of James Holmes told ABC News that her son was likely the alleged culprit, saying, "You have the right person."
Police described the scene while talking to CNN with the help of animation and post-shooting real scenes (watch exclusive video below).
Holmes is in custody in Colorado, accused of going into a midnight showing of the Batman film "The Dark Knight Rises" and opening fire on movie-goers around 12:40 a.m. The motive is unclear.
What happened at Colorado movie theater before and after the shooting by James Holmes, watch below: