YT: At least 14 people have been shot dead at a Batman film premiere in Denver and as many as 50 injured, according to police.
A masked gunman attacked at a premiere showing of the new Batman movie in Denver, according to reports.
Police said a suspect is in custody following the attack at the Century Aurora 16 Movie Theatre in a mall in the suburb of Aurora.
The gunman, reportedly wearing a gas mask, opened fire after the trailers had finished at a packed showing of The Dark Knight Rises and also set off a smoke or tear gas bomb.
Brenda Stuart, from 850 KOA Radio, told Sky News: "This started with a midnight showing of the new Dark Knight movie and the theatres were packed that were showing this movie.