MaryAlice Arre said she sat across the desk from the defendant
MaryAlice Arre "he was polite.. had a soft demeanor... not anything... he just was filling out his lease" "more quiet than talkative"
MaryAlice Arre says lease was May 1 2011-2012. Second lease was 6 months
MaryAlice Arre says she is responsible for collecting rents, sometimes showing properties, other admin paperwork
MaryAlice Arre says rent is brought to the office in person
MaryAlice Arre her office is about 7 blocks from 1690 Paris St
MaryAlice Arre saw defendant pay his rent by check 6-8 times at least
MaryAlice Arre says she typically tried to greet the defendant
MaryAlice Arre remembers the last time he paid his rent "I remember him walking in and having changed his hair color"
MaryAlice Arre says that was June 29, a day or two before rent was due
MaryAlice Arre "I said.." objection, hearsay.. overruled. "I said, 'James, you've changed your hair color.'" "He just said, 'oh yeah.' It was not something he made any big deal about"
On my timeline, this may be the newest, earliest date for a sighting with the orange hair
Also June 29 was the day the defendant took pictures of the theater
Judge asks council to approach to discuss jury questions
She says nobody complained about gas smells
- New Witness
The people call Kevin Campbell
Kevin Campbell prior to the movie, he spent the day with friends - apartment hunting and driving around
Kevin Campbell says he was with Micayla Medek
Kevin Campbell says they'd bought tickets earlier and just went in (after hiding their snacks)
Kevin Campbell said he'd known this group from school
Kevin Campbell says they had to find seats close to the front. Right below the screen
Kevin Campbell said he didn't want to sit so close, so he found a seat up top. Knew people from Gateway HS (where he'd worked) and thought he could find a seat.
Micayla Medek went with him
Kevin Campbell said some students he knew made room for him and Medek
Kevin Campbell says they talked, watched the preview
Kevin Campbell "About ten minutes into the movie, or so, i heard kind of a mentally klink on the floor down below"
Kevin Campbell like others, thought it was a prank..
Kevin Campbell says "I remember starting to hear from the bottom right hand corner loud bangs and seeing flashes like muzzle flash"
Kevin Campbell "Eventually, it started to sound like a real shotgun kind of loud, deep boom."
Kevin Campbell "I grabbed Micayla by her arm and I said 'we should get down to the ground' and I brought her down to the ground with me"