Jury Hears Grisly Details of Aurora Movie-Theater Shooting – Wall Street Journal

CENTENNIAL, Colo.—Prosecutors painted a scene of calculated, brutal bloodshed during opening statements Monday afternoon in the trial of James Holmes, the former graduate student charged with killing 12 people and injuring 70 in a shooting at a Denver-area movie theater in 2012.

During the emotional two-hour presentation, which had some jurors wiping tears, Arapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler said Mr. Holmes,…