July 16, 2015 – James Holmes has been found guilty of first degree murder, in the death of twelve (12) individuals during the premier of Batman, The Dark Knight. The incident took place July 20, 2012, at a Colorado movie theater.
The twenty-seven (27) year old Holmes, pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the shooting deaths. The jury of twelve (12) decided Holmes was not insane and he was charged with twenty-four (24) counts of first-degree murder and one hundred and forty (140) counts of attempted murder and explosives count. Holmes could get the death penalty.