Justice

Photos: Colorado theater reopens for first time after mass shooting

Updated 1:57 AM ET, Fri January 18, 2013
Share
159647121159647121
1 of 5
The Cinemark Century 16 Theaters reopened on Thursday, January 17, in Aurora, Colorado. It was the first time the theater has been open since the mass shooting on July 20, 2012, that killed 12 people and wounded dozens of others. The exterior facade of the theater has been remodeled since the shooting. Marc Piscotty/Getty Images
An Aurora police officer stands guard as invited guests make their way into a reopening ceremony and evening of remembrance at the Cinemark Century 16 Theaters on January 17. Marc Piscotty/Getty Images
Invited guests make their way into a reopening ceremony and evening of remembrance as security patrols the area around the theater on January 17. Marc Piscotty/Getty Images
Invited guests, including a little boy wearing a hooded Batman sweatshirt, make their way into the theater on January 17. Marc Piscotty/Getty Images
A couple walk towards the theater on January 17. Marc Piscotty/Getty Images