Colorado Suspect Charged With 24 Counts of Murder

Accused gunman in Aurora movie massacre was also charged with 116 counts of attempted murder.
1:38 | 07/30/12

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142. Counts that's the number of charges James Holmes now faces in the movie theater massacre. They include 24 counts of first degree murder two for each death. 116. Counts of attempted murder. One charge for possession of explosive devices and one sentence enhancer. James Holmes looked the same in court as he did last week with his bright red haired dazed and confused. But he -- look at the judge once when the judge mentioned the death penalty. He gets convicted of one count of first degree murder. The punishment will be either the death penalty or life without possibility of parole -- -- stepmother says she will be in the courtroom. -- not only lost her six year old daughter Veronica in the shooting spree she too was shot several times and has suffered a miscarriage. I don't care what motivated. You wouldn't -- Instead I want to see him I wanna see just. Now at the center of this investigation is a notebook home sent -- his psychiatrist doctor Lyn Benton. Police intercepted that book which reportedly includes homes has plans for a massacre. ABC has tried asking doctor Fenton if she knew about homes and his plans and if so did she warn anyone. -- -- -- There was no lancer experts point out there is always a chance after -- knew nothing about Holmes is alleged plan. The judge also ordered the prosecution give James Holmes is -- back to the defense. In August he'll rule whether that's privileged information between a doctor and -- patient. Brady hit ABC news Centennial, Colorado.

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