The mother of the Aurora theater gunman says she didn’t realize her son’s silence turned out to be his “cry for help.”
James Holmes’ mother insisted Wednesday that she would “have been crawling on all fours” to reach him had she known he was talking about killing people weeks before he ambushed a crowded Aurora movie theater.
“Not a violent person” until the attack on the Aurora theater — that’s how James Holmes’ father described his son as he finished his testimony Wednesday morning.
James Holmes came home on winter break from graduate school looking haggard and making odd facial expressions, but his father didn’t suspect at the time that he was descending into mental illness.
The father of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes says he noticed his son had an odd facial expression about seven months before the attack, and he was reminded of it later when he saw his son’s mug shot.
The father of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes said Tuesday that he didn’t know his son suffered from mental illness before he attacked the audience at a Batman movie, killing 12 people three years ago.
The younger sister of the Aurora theater gunman took the witness stand on Monday and talked about their childhood, which she described as pretty much idyllic.
Defense attorneys trying to spare the life of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes turned Monday to a court-appointed psychiatrist who previously testified for prosecutors that Holmes was legally sane during the 2012 attack but his mental illness led him to open fire.
A court-appointed psychiatrist who concluded that James Holmes was legally sane when he attacked a Colorado movie theater says Holmes’ mental illness still is what caused him to kill 12 people and injure 70 others.
The parents of a victim in the Aurora theater shooting are once again calling for action after a gunman opened fire in a movie theater in Louisiana.