Police: Colorado Theater Shooting Suspect's Apartment 'Booby Trapped'
July 20, 2012
After he was arrested at the scene, the suspect in last night's deadly Aurora, Colo., movie theater shooting reportedly made a statement to police about explosives being in his apartment. Police are now searching his residence with robots and have evacuated the building and five around it.
Police Chief Dan Oates told the Denver Post the explosive devices were "pretty sophisticated."
The 24-year-old suspect in the shooting that left at least 12 people dead and 38 wounded was arrested in the movie theater parking lot still wearing a gas mask and ballistic vest. He has been identified as James Holmes, 24.
Read the full story at the Denver Post.
Colorado Theater Shooting: More Details Emerge
Colorado Batman Movie Shooting Suspect Was Ph.D. Student
Aurora PD Issues Press Release on Theater Shooting
Be the first to comment on this story
Other Recent News
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed an executive order Monday declaring a state of emergency...
To augment humanitarian search and rescue efforts, Lockheed Martin announced today it is...
A popular teacher at North Thurston High school in Lacey, Wash., is being credited with...
Students and other people were throwing rocks and bricks at Baltimore officers in riot...
On April 19th, the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) hosted a 20-Year...