Morrison remembers dark figure with cell phone
Evan Morrison: "The person stood up with their phone. the phone was already in their hands. The person proceeded to walk toward the door" out of his view
Evan Morrison: "There was an object, which I have yet to identify or know, but it looked like a soda bottle was thrown"
@catherine: They called person who was seated directly behind him
Evan Morrison: identifies where he saw a figure standing
Evan Morrison: Says figure had dark clothing
Evan Morrison: The figure was holding a firearm
Evan Morrison marked on his diagram the shooter was pointing the gun at 45 degree angle
Evan Morrison: "A yellow flash came from the firearm"
Evan Morrison: turned to his friend and told him to get down, then pulled his friend down.
Evan Morrison: Says he pulled his friend to the ground on top of him
Evan Morrison: heard "just a lot of gunshots"
Evan Morrison: said he decided to exit within 1 or 2 minutes. Gunfire was still going on
Evan Morrison: Crawled up the stairs from row 13-20 while gunfire continued
Evan Morrison: Tried to stand at the top, but immediately fell back down
Evan Morrison: "I felt a sharp pain in my left knee"
Evan Morrison: says he'd had a previous injury to the knee. Felt extreme amount of pain
Evan Morrison: Felt so much adrenaline that he got up again, and ran for the exit
Evan Morrison: Says others were returning into the theater while he was exiting. They asked if this was part of the movie. He said "no, get out." Defense objects and is sustained.
Evan Morrison: didn't stop people running in
Evan Morrison: run, then jumped down the exit stairs
Evan Morrison: was taken to Gateway HS where he was interviewed by PD. He'd attended that school
Evan Morrison: sought medical treatment for his knee. needed acl repair and meniscectomy
No additional direct for Evan Morrison, no cross, no jury questions