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50 people shot, 12 dead at Aurora movie theater

Karl Gehring/The Denver PostAurora Police responded to the Century 16 movie theater early Friday morning, July 20, 2012. Scanner traffic indicates that dozens of people were hurt in a shooting inside the theater.

Karl Gehring/The Denver PostAurora Police responded to the Century 16 movie theater early Friday morning, July 20, 2012. Scanner traffic indicates that dozens of people were hurt in a shooting inside the theater.

About 50 people were shot – 12 fatally – early Friday when shots rang out at an Aurora movie theater during a premiere showing of the new Batman movie. A 24-year-old man in is custody and an apartment building in north Aurora connected to the suspect was being evacuated and searched for possible explosives. Several federal sources identified the suspect as James Holmes, NBC reported.

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