Duran: "I stopped hearing gunshots and I started noticing people getting up and running out of the nearest exit"
Duran: "I was able to get myself up and I knew that maybe I had a chance to live"
Duran: "I was able to crawl out of the exit and there was a gentleman there who grabbed me and helped me down the stairs."
Duran: Saw his friend Ryan laying on the ground, injured.
Duran: After being helped down the stairs, got outside and said no police/ambulance had arrived yet. He became afraid again, yelling out for help.
Duran: Asked woman to help remove his shirt and wrap it around his head
Duran: PD and ambulances started to arrive after that
Duran: Police in gear running into theater. He is still waiting for help, pressing head against squad car and tshirt trying to stop bleeding
Duran: Called his mother again
Objection to what he said, sustained again
Duran: Police officer took him to sit on curb beside other bleeding victims
Duran: Paramedics grabbed him and another man with a wound to the neck. They were taken in a trooper car to the South Aurora Clinic
Duran: Had several scans and xrays. Gunshots to the head did not penetrate his skull. But he was shot in the right arm, also shrapnel in the knee, chest, eyebrow and fingers
Duran: 27-28 shrapnel hits
Duran: Now explaining the photos of injuries
Duran still has shrapnel in his body, and nerve damage
No cross, no jury questions. Duran dismissed
- New Witness
The people call Ryan Lumba, who attended the movie with Duran
Lumba is referenced in counts: COUNT 46-Criminal Attempt to Comrmit Murder in the First Degree (F2) and COUNT 104-Criminal Attempt to Commit Murder in the First Degree (F2)
Lumba says Duran drove, friends gave them tickets for theater 9
Lumba: Says people in costume were playing in the theater as they waited for the movie to start
Lumba: "From what i remember, about 15 minutes into the movie right after preview... people were just engaged in the move and right after I saw something thrown across the movie theater."
@Joey: Yes, they are, but they can't take them home or keep them after the trial ends.
Lumba: Went to the ground believing he was shot.
Lumba: "I felt a lot of punches to my entire abdominal side and my shoulder. I didn't really realize it"
Lumba: "I do not remember the immediate events after that."
Lumba: "I found myself holding my left abdominal"