By Dr. William H. Reid
On July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado, a guy in darkish physique armor and a fuel masks entered a nighttime top-rated of The darkish Knight Rises with a tactical shotgun, a high-capacity attack rifle, and a sidearm. He threw a canister of tear fuel into the gang and commenced firing. quickly twelve have been useless and fifty-eight have been wounded; teenagers and pregnant ladies have been between them. the fellow was once discovered lightly ready at his vehicle. He was once detained with no resistance.
James Holmes, who will be referred to as “The Batman Killer,” is exclusive between mass shooters in his willingness to be taken into custody alive. within the courtroom case that undefined, in simple terms Dr. William H. Reid, a distinctive forensic psychiatrist, will be allowed to list interviews with the defendant. Reid may learn Holmes’ diary, examine his cell calls and textual content messages, interview his kinfolk and buddies, communicate to his sufferers, and evaluate tens of millions of pages of proof and court docket testimony in an try to know the way a cheerful, doubtless general baby may well develop into a killer.
A darkish Knight in Aurora makes use of the twenty-three hours of unredacted interview transcripts by no means visible through the general public and Reid’s examine to convey the reader contained in the brain of a mass assassin. the result's chilling, gripping research of irregular psychology and the way a beautiful boy named Jimmy turned a mass murderer.
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A Dark Night in Aurora: Inside the Mind of "Batman" Killer James Holmes by Dr. William H. Reid