Colorado shooter charged

Colorado shooter charged

The former graduate student, accused of shooting people in Colorado at the screening of the latest Batman film, has been formally charged overnight,  with 24 counts of firstdegree murder and 116 counts of attempted murder.

24-year-old James Holmes was charged during his second court appearance, since his arrest shortly after midnight on July 20.

The rampage left 12 people dead and 58 injured, including several who remain in a critical condition.

About author

Amy Whittaker
Amy Whittaker 1402 posts

Amy joined the NRN team in August 2011, before graduating from a B of Arts (Communication-Journalism)/B of Sports Studies from Charles Sturt University in December 2011.

View all posts by this author →

You might also like


NATO warns Russia to “back-off” in Ukraine

NATO leaders have accused Russia of failing to take any steps to achieve peace with Ukraine.

WHO warns of outbreak of SARS-like virus

The World Health Organisation has issued a global alert over the breakout of a new respiratory virus related to SARS.

50 people killed in Syrian air strike on petrol station

At least 50 people have been killed and dozens more injured, in a military airstrike on a petrol station in Northern Syria.

Iran nuclear deal confirmed

Iran’s interim nuclear deal with six major powers will come into force on January 20.


No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!