Holly Akers says she was in theater with ex-boyfriend, it was very full
Holly Akers being asked to circle seats they were in
Holly Akers remembers people cheering and being excited
Holly Akers bought candy at concessions
Holly Akers says candy was put on the ledge behind half wall
Holly Akers says someone appeared in front of the screen, right side "pretty much directly in front of us"
Holly Akers says she heard clinks (gas canister)
Holly Akers marks the person who threw the can on the diagram
Bracuhler moves to admit the document, defense will check it. no objection. it is admitted
Holly Akers points to seats right above the entrance/exit
Holly Akers "After we heard the clinks, our lungs started burning and we the firing started"
Holly Akers says shots "they were like cannons, they were so loud"
Holly Akers "It was just chaos in there, babies crying, screaming, people running by"
Holly Akers says she grabbed her ex and pulled him down
Holly Akers "It felt like we were down there forever"
Holly Akers said they moved when "it got quiet." they looked over the ledge and saw "the shooter was standing right under us"
Holly Akers says she saw gunman all in black, gas mask, goggles, no skin visible
Objection asks them to return to stand, but Brauchler says they're not done
Objection asked and answered, overruled. 2nd objection for speculation is sustained
Holly Akers says the gunman seemed focused on what they were reloading
Holly Akers "I pointed at him like, he is down there. he is down there. we've got to run"
Holly Akers says her ex froze, she pushed past and ran up stairs with a group of others
Holly Akers "A lady turned around and I just saw the horror in her eyes"
Holly Akers returns to witness stand
No additional questions, no cross, no jury questions
- New Witness
The people call Ricardo Rosa
Ricardo Rosa says he works as store manager at O'Rilley Auto Parts
Ricardo Rosa is being handed another invoice