AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Presidential candidate and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is coming to Aurora Thursday. He will announce his gun control platform at a town hall event near the Century Aurora movie theater.Multi-Vehicle Crash East Of Silverthorne Causing 2 Hour Delays On Westbound I-70
“The mayor has been supportive of gun violence prevention since my son was murdered,” Sullivan said. “I’ve seen the plan and it looks like something we need.”READ MORE: PIT Maneuver By Police Brings Short Westminster Chase To An End
The event will take place at the Heritage Christian Center at Sable and Exposition in Aurora at 1:15 p.m., just a block from the theater where 12 people died and 70 others were hurt in the deadliest mass shooting in Colorado history.MORE NEWS: VIDEO: Contractor Destroys Renovated Bathroom With Sledgehammer, Claims Nonpayment For Work
Bloomberg will announce his policy and hold a roughly hour-long discussion with survivors and gun control advocates. It will be closed to the public.