New York City's police commissioner says the gunman in the Colorado movie theater rampage had painted his hair red and called himself the Joker - the villain from the Batman movies.
Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said Friday that he had been briefed about the shootings that killed 12 and wounded nearly 60 others at a showing of the new Batman movie "The Dark Knight Rises" at a suburban Denver theater.
Kelly and his spokesman did not say who briefed him.
Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates would not confirm the information about suspected gunman James Holmes, but confirmed he had spoken to Kelly. The two used to work together in New York.
Most Popular Today
- 1.Retail & Restaurants
First DTSF Incubator Store Open For Business
- 2. All Industries
New General Motors Recalls
Plans For New Data Center In Sioux Falls
Saving Money On Life Insurance
- 5.Technology, School Supplies
Back To School Shopping With Technology
New Safety Rules Proposed To Curb Oil Train Fires
- 7.Retail & Restaurants
New Sport Clips Opening At Dawley Farm
- 8.Retail & Restaurants
Women Receive Fewer Small Business Loans
- 9.Retail & Restaurants
Retail Trade Group Reduces Annual Sales Forecast
Thursday Morning Business Brief