14 killed in Colorado movie shootout

Last Updated: Fri, Jul 20, 2012 11:01 hrs

Denver, USA, July 20 (IBNS) At least 14 people were killed and over 50 injured at a shootout late in the intervening night of Thursday-Friday during the screening of the newly released Batman move The Dark Knight Rises at Aurora in Colorado state of USA, media reports said.

The shooting occurred at a mall on the outskirts of Denver in Colorado.

CNN has put the toll at 14 so far.

There is no report of the gunman being arrested yet. He was wearing a mask.

The theatre was packed for the show.

Details are awaited.

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