'Twilight' Movie Theater Shooting Plot Averted

A Missouri man's mother warned police that her son was planning a shooting.
3:00 | 11/17/12

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The alleged plot to shoot up a movie theater during a "twilight mo "twilight" movie. It was the movie massacre that might have been. But the suspected plot was stopped by a mother who turned in the suspect, her own son. His alleged target, the sunday showing of the newest "twilight" movie, "breaking dawn part 2." The mother of blake lambers called police last thursday. She was concerned that her son was planning a copycat shooting similar to the aurora "dark knight rises" rampage. When questioned by police, he allegedly confessed that he purchased two assault rifles, 400 rounds of ammo. And planned a mass shooting at this movie theater. According to police, he said he was inspired by the aurora, colorado, shootings. His friends, in disbelief. I was shocked. I mean, he was in our house. I was really close to him. I helped him buy the rifles. He told me it was for hunting. Reporter: Police say his "twilight" terror plot, was so advanced, that lammers had bought a movie ticket. I was going to watch "twilight breaking dawn" with my family and friends. And it's scary to hear this now. And police say lammes was planning a shooting spree at a local walmart. He faces felony charges. And former cia director

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