Incident

7-20-2012 Colorado Aurora 70-1

Location

July 20, 2012

Century 16 Theater
Incident Address
Aurora, Colorado

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Veronica Moser-Sullivan
  • Age: 6
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alexander Jonathan Boik
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Micayla Carolyn Medek
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jessica Nicole Redfield Ghawi
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alexander Charles Teves
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jonathan Thomas Blunk
  • Age: 26
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: John Thomas Larimer
  • Age: 27
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Matthew Robert McQuinn
  • Age: 27
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alex Mathew “Sully” Sullivan
  • Age: 27
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jesse Evan Childress
  • Age: 29
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Rebecca Ann Wingo
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Gordon Ware Cowden
  • Age: 51
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Petra Anderson
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Adan Avila Arredondo
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jennifer Avila-Arredondo
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Stephen Barton
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Toni Billapando
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Christina Blache
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kelly Nicole Bowen
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jarrell Brooks
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Maria Carbonell
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alejandra Cardona-Lamas
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Corbin Dates
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Kirstin Davis
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Louis Duran
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Lauren Ellis
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Craig Enlund
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alex Espinoza
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jacqueline Marie Fry
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nickelas Gallup
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Yousef Gharbi
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Zackary Golditch
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Munirih Gravelly
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Eugene Han
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Gage Lee Hankins
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: McKayla Hicks
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nathan Juranek
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jasmine Kennedy
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Marcus Levi Kizzar
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Patricia Legarreta
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Brenton David Lowak
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Ryan Lumba
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Caleb Medley
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Katie Medley
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Anggiat Mora
  • Age: 44
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Ashley Moser
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Stefan Moton
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Victor Edgar Nava Hernandez
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Joshua Nowlan
  • Age: 31
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Pierce O’Farrill
  • Age: 28
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Prodeo Patria
  • Age: 14
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Rita Polina
  • Age: 44
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Bonnie Kate (Pourciau) Zoghbi
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Christopher Rapoza
  • Age: 29
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Carli Suzanne Richards
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Dion Dwayne Rosborough
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Carey Rottman
  • Age: 27
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Lucas Smith
  • Age: 26
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Heather Lynn Snyder
  • Age: 25
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Farrah Soudani
  • Age: 22
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Catherine Streib
  • Age: 16
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Daybra Thomas-Kizzar
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jamison Toews
  • Age: 28
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Denise Traynom-Axelrod
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Marcus Weaver
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Michael White, Jr.
  • Age: 33
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: David Williams
  • Age: 37
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Alleen Elizabeth Young
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jansen Young
  • Age: 21
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Samantha Yowler
  • Age: 27
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Mass shooting - Random victims
  • Name: James Eagan Holmes
  • Age: 24
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child killed (not child shooter)
  • Mass Murder (4+ deceased victims excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator , one location)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Backfill
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

"Dark Night" screening. 58 injured from gunfire, 12 non-gunfire. Several victims current/former military. Ashley Moser (injured) was 3 months pregnant; miscarried. Heather Snyder (injured) died in 2017; autopsy inconclusive. Guns bought legally from 3 Colorado stores. Gunman got 12 life sentences + 3,318 years in 2015.

Guns Involved

3 guns involved.

  • Type: 12 gauge
  • Type: 223 Rem [AR-15]
  • Type: 40 SW

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 29
State House District: 42