By Dr. William H. Reid
On July 20, 2012 in Aurora, Colorado, a guy in darkish physique armor and a gasoline masks entered a dead night most desirable of The darkish Knight Rises with a tactical shotgun, a high-capacity attack rifle, and a sidearm. He threw a canister of tear gasoline into the group and started firing. quickly twelve have been lifeless and fifty-eight have been wounded; kids and pregnant girls have been between them. the fellow was once came across frivolously ready at his automobile. He was once detained with out resistance.
James Holmes, who will be often called “The Batman Killer,” is exclusive between mass shooters in his willingness to be taken into custody alive. within the court docket case that undefined, merely Dr. William H. Reid, a individual forensic psychiatrist, will be allowed to checklist interviews with the defendant. Reid could learn Holmes’ diary, examine his mobilephone calls and textual content messages, interview his family members and associates, converse to his sufferers, and assessment tens of millions of pages of facts and courtroom testimony in an try to know the way a cheerful, doubtless general baby may turn into a killer.
A darkish Knight in Aurora makes use of the twenty-three hours of unredacted interview transcripts by no means obvious through the general public and Reid’s learn 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 stunning boy named Jimmy turned a mass murderer.
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