Man Arrested After Bringing Weapons To 'Batman' Movie

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

WESTLAKE, Ohio (AP) -- Authorities say a Cleveland-area man has been arrested for carrying a gun, ammunition and several knives into a showing of the "The Dark Knight Rises."
Police in Westlake say a manager was suspicious of the man and his satchel when he entered the theater for the 10 p.m. Saturday showing of the Batman movie.
The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer ( ) reports that the manager and an off-duty police officer working security searched the bag and found the weapons. He was arrested without incident. His home was searched Monday night.
The suspect's name and other details have not been released.
A 24-year-old man is charged with killing 12 people and wounding 58 at a midnight showing of the "The Dark Knight Rises" in Aurora, Colo., on July 20.

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  • by Anonymous on Aug 8, 2012 at 08:30 AM
    Who is to say he didn't feel the need to protect himself in a theatre these days?
  • by Anonymous on Aug 7, 2012 at 02:34 PM
    Someone going to be a copycat and try to do the same thing.
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      by Anonymous on Aug 8, 2012 at 01:18 PM in reply to
      Or some moron who thought he would try to be a hero in case anyone else tried to be a copy cat.
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