Theater trial timeline: The prosecution

ARAPAHOE COUNTY – A day-by-day look at the witnesses and events of the Aurora theater shooting trial.

The jury is expected to start deliberating after closing statements on Wednesday.

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For a recap of the defense's case, click here: http://on9news.tv/1MrEta8

THE ATTORNEYS:

4/27/15: DAY 1: Opening statements

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1MoYaPK

4/28/15: DAY 2

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1K2NS7J

Witnesses:

-Katie Medley, the wife of Caleb Medley, who was seriously injured in the shooting. She was nine months pregnant when she walked into the theater that night, and went into labor while Caleb was getting one of many surgeries.

-Caleb Medley, who can't walk after the shootings and has a speech disability. He tapped out "yes" on an alphabet board to confirm that he was in the theater the night it happened.

-Munirih Gravelly, a friend of Jesse Childress, an Air Force sergeant who died in the shooting.

-Derick Spruel, whose friend Jesse Childress died in the shooting.

-Chichi Spruel, Derick Spruel's wife and Jesse Childress' friend

-Prodeo Et Patria, who was 14 years old the day of the shooting. He was injured, and helped carry another victim out of the theater.

-Anggiat Mora, Prodeo Et Patria's father who was also in the theater.

-Rita Paulina, Prodeo Et Patria's mother who was injured in the shooting.

-Sgt. Michael Hawkins, the Aurora Police officer who carried 6-year-old victim Veronica Moser-Sullivan out of the theater

-Kaylan Bailey, who was 13 at the time of the shooting and with her cousin, Veronica Moser-Sullivan. Her tearful 911 call during the attack is played for the jury.

4/29/15: DAY 3

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1O4NiI5

Witnesses:

-Sgt. Gerald Jonsgaard, Aurora Police Department

-Officer Annette Brooke, Aurora Police Department

-Joshua Nowlan, whose arm was injured in the shooting. He uses his cane to show how the defendant pointed the gun in a circular motion

-Officer Thomas Campagna, Aurora Police Department

-Christina Blache, a Red Robin employee who was there to celebrate the birthday of victim Alex Sullivan, who died in the shooting

-Burt Herrera, a fire medic for the city of Aurora

-Officer Chris Neiman, Aurora Police Department.He drove shooting victims to the hospital in his police car.

-Marcus Weaver. He was at the theater the night of the shooting with victim Rebecca Wingo

-Natasha Cabouet, Aurora Police Department. She helped carry Ashley Moser, who lost her 6-year-old daughter Veronica and was paralyzed, out of the theater.

-Lt. Bernd Hoefler, Aurora Fire Department

STORY: Officers describe hellish scene after theater shootings

4/30/15: DAY FOUR

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1HXYsxh

Witnesses:

-Officer Jason Oviatt, Aurora Police Department

-Officer Aaron Blue, Aurora Police Department

-Officer Justin Grizzle, Aurora Police Department

-Sgt. Stephen Redfearn, Aurora Police Department

-Officer Jason Sweeney, Aurora Police Department

-Det. Matthew Ingui, Aurora Police Department

STORY: Jurors shown graphic photos of the dead

5/4/15: DAY 5

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1Mp17Qg

Witnesses:

-Daniel Paul Reed, executive relationship analyst for Verizon Wireless

-Kelly O'Connor, director of technology for the University of Colorado Health

-Theodore Maples, who works at the Byers Canyon Shooting Range

-Glenn Rotkovich, shooting instructor and owner of the Lead Valley Range

-Donald Ransom, police officer for Frasier/Winter Park

-Jennifer Avilaredondo, who was in the theater with her husband and friends the night of the shooting, and was hit in the head with shrapnel

-Alan Avila-Arredondo, Jennifer's husband who was shot in the leg during the movie. His leg was amputated.

-Matt Fyles, Aurora Police Department

-Thomas Welton, detective with the Aurora Police Department

-Chuck Mehl, detective with the Aurora Police Department

-John Gonzalez, Aurora Police Department

5/5/15: DAY 6

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1IVrwGF

Witnesses:

Denise Axelrod, shooting victim

Brandon Axelrod, shooting victim whose friend was seriously injured in the shooting

Det. Craig Appel, the head investigator for the Aurora Police Department in the shooting

Special Agent Garrett Gumbinner, bomb technician for the FBI

Maria Carbonell, shooting survivor who was with her two children at the movie. Her coworker, Alex Sullivan, died in the shooting.

Sukumar Vijayaraghavan, professor of physiology at the Anschutz Medical Center who was the defendant's adviser at CU

STORY: Professor says defendant seemed disinterested in graduate work

5/6/15: DAY 7

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1HDNSXT

Witnesses:

Achim Klug, professor in CU's neuroscience department who led a lab in the program and interviewed the defendant in February 2011

Mark Dell'Acqua, a professor who had the defendant in his lab

Alex Espinosa, a shooting victim who was shot in the arm. He also has a business relationship with the one of the jurors and his wife.

Sgt. Richard Anselmi, Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office bomb squad

Jonathan Vaala, investigator for the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office

Caitlin Peddicord, shooting victim and friend of Alex Teves, who died protecting his girlfriend

Investigator Craig Clark, Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office

Investigator Troy Waller, Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office

Officer Robert Wong, Aurora Police Department

5/7/15: DAY 8

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1dWdHLd

Witnesses:

Toni Payne, intelligence analyst for the FBI

Nick Vanicelli, special agent for the FBI

Kyle Burdette, executive for Action Target, which sells shooting supplies

Amanda Teves, the girlfriend of Alex Teves, who died in the shooting

Craig Enlund, a friend of victim Alex Teves who was there the night of the shooting. He sustained injuries

Janette Kay Dove Guscott, Aurora Police Department Crime Lab

Carol Crowe, forensic scientist with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation

Emily Gibson, senior professional research assistant at CU

STORY: Jurors see video of suspect's booby-trapped apartment

THE PSYCHIATRISTS:

5/8/15: DAY 9

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1UUPsP5

Witnesses:

Kaitlyn Fonzi, one of the defendant's neighbors

Michael Holm, supervisor for the Aurora Police Department SWAT Team

James Gerdeman, Adams County Sheriff's Department

Det. Casey Overton, Adams County Sheriff's Office

Det. Paul Capolungo, Denver City and County Police Bomb Squad

David Williams, was in the theater the night of the shooting with his boss. He sustained a gunshot wound to the hand

Sgt. Shane Heiter, Adams County Sheriff's Office

Christopher Rigopoulous, FBI Special Agent. Admitted as an expert on IEDs. Helped search the defendant's apartment.

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5/11/15: DAY 10

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1RukONg

Witnesses:

FBI special agent Christopher Rigopoulos

Daniel Joshua Tollin, works at the CU Denver neuroscience program

Justin Leveck, a software engineer and part owner of Blue Defense

Robert Higginbotham, general manager for Approved Gas Masks

Dr. Curt Freed, a professor medicine at the CU Denver

Jessica Cummiskey, post-doctoral researcher at CU Denver

Carey Rottman, theater shooting victim who was shot in the leg

5/12/15: DAY 11

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1Rumjeo

Witnesses:

Dylan Bieniulis, sales associate at the Science Company in Denver

Nick Carroll, crime scene investigator for the Aurora Police Department

Brain Platt, owner of KeepShooting.com

Christopher Russell, owner of BulletProofBodyarmorHQ

Charles DeFrance, FBI special agent

Jennifer Jostes, FBI special agent

Corbin Dates, in the theater the night of the shooting

Victor Nava Hernandez, in the theater the night of the shooting and a coworker of Alex Sullivan, who was killed

Sandra Fisher, fingerprint examiner for the Aurora Police Department

Peter Hunkar, FBI special agent

STORY: Jurors see shotgun, fired cartridge casings

5/13/15: DAY 12

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1Dc9mdk

Witnesses:

Peter Hunkar, FBI special agent

William Sather, faculty member at the CU School of Medicine

Jamie Rohrs, in the theater the night of the shooting. His girlfriend was shot. He was there with two children.

Amanda Hernandez-Memije, at the movie with her son, daughter, nephew and others

Gage Hankins, in theater eight the night of the shooting and shot in the arm

Sgt. Bradford Zborowski, Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office

Maria Pettolina, Crime Scene Investigator for the Aurora Police Department

 

STORY:Jurors in theater trial see evidence of attack planning

5/14/15: DAY 13

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1M6wouw

Witnesses:

Maria Pettolina, Crime Scene Investigator for the Aurora Police Department

Despina Fafoutis Papageorge, Google custodian of records

Joel Jaffe, custodian of records for Shomer-Tec

Carli Richards, in the theater the night of the shooting

Heather Snyder, in the theater the night of the shooting with a group of Red Robin coworkers

Sarah Burnett, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Dion Rosborough, was in the theater the night of the shooting

5/18/15: DAY 14

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1IVJIQl

Witnesses:

Maria Pettolina, crime scene investigator for the Aurora Police Department

Louis Duran, in the theater the night of the shooting

Ryan Lumba, in the theater the night of the shooting

Thomas Sheridan, loss prevention employee at King Soopers

Kelly Bowen, in the theater the night of the shooting

Adam Levy, employee at Motorcycle Depot

Roger Erikson, former owner of Iron Buffalo Motorcycle Training

Katherine Strieb, in the theater the night of the shooting and was 16 years old at the time

Daniel Jensen, assistant manager at the Century 16 theater

5/19/15: DAY 15

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1MpKpQN

Witnesses:

Det. Todd Fredericksen, Aurora Police Department

Officer Benjamin Holston, Aurora Police Department

Mark Magruder, Motorcycle Safety Foundation riding coach

Hailee Henlsey, at the theater with Ashley Moser and Veronica Moser-Sullivan, the shooting's youngest victim
Faye Borquez, Aurora Police Department Crime Lab

CSI Supervisor Angela Benford

Evan Morrison, in the theater the night of the shooting

Daybra Thomas-Kizzar, in the theater the night of the shooting

Marcus Kizzar, in the theater the night of the shooting with his wife

Patricia Hopkins, Aurora Police Department Crime Lab

Brian Miller, special agent with the ATF

Jared Paulsteiger, security guard at Target

David Roberts, special agent with the ATF

Lisa Pavlovich, assistant store manager at Best Buy in July 2012

FBI Special Agent Kimberly Milka

Officer David Gallegos, Aurora Police Department

FBI Special Agent Jeremy Phelps

5/20/15: DAY 16

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1Je3jqV

Witnesses:

Otto Albrecht, post-doctoral student at CU Denver

Jason Tregallas, professor in CU Denver's neuroscience program

Brenton Lowak, who was in the theater the night of the shooting with victim Jessica Ghawi

Scott Swanson, manager of the online sales department at SecurityProUSA

Brett Mills, forensic examiner for the FBI in Quantico, Virginia

Jeffrey Holmes, FBI special agent

Joan Holley, the owner of the defendant's apartment building

Mary Alice Arre, worked for the defendant's landlord

Kevin Campbell, in the theater with Micayla Medek, who died in the shooting

Kimber Abra, in the theater with Micayla Medek, who died in the shooting

Tara Bahl, in the theater with Micayla Medek, who died in the shooting

5/21/15: DAY 17

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1INIA1Y

Witnesses:

Shirley Clark, in the theater with her boyfriend and his family during the shooting

Lauren Shuler, in the theater the night of the shooting in a group including John Larimer, who was killed

Det. Thomas Wilson, Aurora Police Department

Evan Farris, in the theater the night of the shooting

Richelle Hill, Evan Farris' fiancee who in the theater the night of the shooting

Fabio Serafini, senior director of customer service for Fandango

Joshua Goering, custodian of records and invoices at Brownells Inc.

Holly Akers, in the theater the night of the shooting

Ricardo Rosa, store manager for O'Reilly Auto Parts

Dr. Kelly Lear-Kaul, Arapahoe County Coroner's Office

Keven Quinonez, in the theater the night of the shooting

5/26/15: DAY 18

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1HqspVn

Witnesses:

Antoinette Muiz, mail center employee at the Anschutz Medical Center

James Myrsiades, Patrol Division Commander at the University of Colorado Denver Police Department

Brooke Cowden, in the theater the night of the shooting. Her father, 51-year-old Gordon Cowden, was the oldest person killed in the theater. She was 17 years old the night of the shooting.

Denzel Lukens, Adams County Sheriff's Office Bomb Squad

William Davitche, FBI

Det. Alton Reid, Aurora Police Department

Jaqueline Fry, in the theater the night of the shooting with the group of Red Robin coworkers celebrating victim Alex Sullivan's birthday

Cary Rue, microbiologist with the FBI laboratory

Det. Matt Fyles, Aurora Police Department

Richard Hatch, asset protection investigator for PayPal

Zack Golditch, who was in theater eight during the shooting. He was 17 years old at the time.

Lasamoa Cross, was in the theater the night of the shooting. Her boyfriend A.J. Boik was killed.

STORY: Holmes describes 'obsession to kill' in his notebook

5/27/15: DAY 19

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1DcsIit

Witnesses:

Nathan Juranek, was in theater nine the night of the shooting. He was 18 years old.

Donnie Chavis, employee at the post office in Aurora

FBI Special Agent Stephanie Benitez

Greg McGahey, postal service inspector

Jansen Young, in the theater the night of the shooting with her boyfriend Jonathan Blunk, who was killed.

Chelsea Corner-Jensen, Ph.D student at the CU Denver neuroscience program.

Tori Billapando, in the theater the night of the shooting. Part of the group of Red Robin coworkers who were celebrating victim Alex Sullivan's birthday.

David Bloom, general counsel for AdultFriendFinder.com

Laurie Latshaw, senior custodian of legal affairs for Match.com

Stefan Lamont Moton, was shot in the theater. He is paralyzed from the chest down.

Young Mook Lee, instructor at the CU Medical Campus who worked with the defendant during his third lab rotation

Nickelas Gallup, in the theater the night of the shooting

5/28/15: DAY 20

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1Hr39fw

Witnesses:

Lucas Smith, in the theater the night of the shooting

Michael White, in the theater the night of his shooting

Tony Evans, worked for CannonFuse.com

Jeremy Phelps, FBI

Dr. William Reid, court-ordered psychiatrist who examined the defendant

STORY: Holmes said he regretted attack

STORY: James Holmes was ill, depressed months before attack

5/29/15 – 6/5/15: DAYS 21-27:Dr. William Reid testifies about the 22-hours of video interviews he recorded with the defendant

RECAPS:

Day 21: http://on9news.tv/1dWB3jN

Day 22: http://on9news.tv/1IW1B1B

Day 23: http://on9news.tv/1M2bVpx

Day 24: http://on9news.tv/1Je8Hdo

Day 25: http://on9news.tv/1DcxhJR

Day 26: http://on9news.tv/1IW2cAc

STORY: Holmes wishes psychiatrist had locked him up

STORY: 9NEWS psychologist analyzes Dr. Reid's testimony

6/8/15: DAY 27

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1RuDs7L

Witnesses:

Dr. Jeffrey Metzner, first court-appointed psychiatrist to evaluate the defendant. He found the defendant sane, but his evaluation was thrown out, prompting the court to call Dr. Reid.

6/9/15: DAY 28

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1B3PkpC

Three jurors are dismissed for having media exposure to the case and talking about what they saw while on a smoking break.

STORY: Theater trial juror possibly saw news reports about case

STORY: 3 jurors dismissed in Aurora theater shooting trial

Witnesses:

Dr. Jeffrey Metzner

Dale Higashi, agent with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation

6/10/15: DAY 29

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1K2gIYM

Witnesses :

Dale Higashi, an agent for the Colorado Bureau of Investigation.

Christopher Moore, FedEx office in Aurora

Patricia Rohrs, in the theater with her husband, young daughter and infant son.

Det. Gordon Madonna, Aurora Police Department

Michael Doberson, Arapahoe County Coroner in 2012

Gargi Datta, the defendant's ex-girlfriend

6/11/15: DAY 30

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1dWDhzF

STORY: Defendant's ex-girlfriend told him to get therapy

Gargi Datta, the defendant's ex-girlfriend

Kelly Lewis, in the theater the night of the shooting. She was treated for burns after exposure to gas or pepper spray.

Yousef Gharbi, in the theater the night of the shooting. He was 16 years old. Gharbi was shot in the head. The bullet is still there. He also suffered buckshots to his arm, neck and throat.

Jasmine Kennedy, in the theater the night of the shooting with the group of Red Robin coworkers celebrating Alex Sullivan's birthday. She shattered her tibia in the shooting, and had to have four surgeries.

Farrah Soudani, in the theater the night of the shooting with her Red Robin coworkers. She had seven surgeries and one procedure on her stomach. She lost a majority of her left calf and part of her chin. Her kidney and spleen were removed and her lung collapsed. She had burns all over her left side.

Christopher Rapoza, in the theater with his girlfriend the night of the shooting. He was grazed by a bullet and shrapnel was found in his leg.

Alejandra Cardona-Lamas, in the theater the night of the shooting. He was shot in the thigh.

Oliver Adams, the custodian of records for Bulk Ammo

Amanda Kelsey, Aurora Police Department

Stacy Furman, physical scientist/forensic examiner for the FBI

Kirstin Han, in the theater the night of the shooting. She had shrapnel in her back and buttocks after the shooting.

Eugene Han, in the theater the night of the shooting. He chipped his hip bone and was shot in the knee. The hip injury cut his urethra and he also sustained nerve damage.

Julia Vojtzek, was in the theater the night of the shooting. She was there with her boyfriend John Larimer, who was killed.

Bear Omundson, in the theater the night of the shooting with John Larimer, who was killed.

6/15/15: DAY 31

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1CBY72S

A juror whose brother-in-law was involved in a random shooting is dismissed.

Pierce O'Farrill, in the theater the night of the shooting. O'Farrill was shot three times, and took bullets in the arm and foot.

Jerome Brooks, in the theater the night of the shooting. He was shot in the left thigh.

Joseph Skwira, CFO of the Sportsman's Guide. He confirms the defendant bought ammunition and other items on June 13, 2012.

Christine Kalaveshi, employee of Microsoft

Carla Rodriguez, store manager of Gander Mountain

Andrew Barborak, senior manager of loss prevention at Gander Mountain

Lee McGinley, part-time employee at Thornton Gander Mountain store

Angela Pella, operations manager at Bass Pro Shop in Denver

Brian Pennington, employee at Bass Pro Shop

6/16/15: DAY 32

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1GR35L3

Jamison Toews, Ashley Moser's boyfriend at the time of the shooting. He was there with 6-year-old Veronica Moser-Sullivan.

Stephen Barton, in the theater the night of the shooting

Deborah Foley, custodian of records for Point Loma Credit Union

Dr. Lynne Fenton, psychiatrist at the University of Colorado Hospital who treated the defendant in the months before the shooting

STORY: Did Fenton seal the case for either side?

STORY: How close was a theater shooting intervention?

6/17/15: DAY 33

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1L31e76

Bonnie Kate Pourciau-Zoghbi,in the theater the day of the shooting. She has to use crutches due to injuries she sustained

Alleen Young, in the theater the day of the shooting. There are still 30 pieces of shrapnel in her body. Two in her heart, some in her neck and back. There are some in her liver, lung and kidney too. She'll have to have more surgery to remove the pellets.

Diane Mathis, custodian of records for USAA Federal Savings Bank

Cary Ihmi, custodian of records for the University of Colorado system

McKayla Hicks, in theater eight the night of the shooting

Tom Finger, neuroscience professor at the CU Medical School

Ben Garcia, friend of the defendant and graduate school classmate at CSU Denver

Dr. Robert Feinstein, psychiatrist who treated the defendant before the shooting with Dr. Lynne Fenton.

STORY: Holmes defense lawyer clashes with psychiatrist

6/18/15: DAY 34

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1O1E5zs

Witnesses:

Samantha Yowler, was in the theater the night of the shooting .Her boyfriend, Matt McQuinn, died protecting her. Yowler fractured her kneecap in multiple places after the shooting.

Frank Osterberg, assistant dean at the CU-Anschutz Medical Campus graduate school who knew the defendant

Tom Triska, deputy with the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office

Det. Craig Appel, Aurora Police Department

6/19/15: DAY 35

Recap: http://on9news.tv/1CAzcwU

Petra Hogan,in the theater the night of the shooting with her friend, Steven, and other friend, Ethan. Hogan spent 20 days at the hospital after the shooting. She was shot in the forearm, arm and face. She had three surgeries.

Hillary Allen, a classmate of the defendant at CU Denver

David Bunch, loss prevention manager at 24 Hour Fitness

Louie Perea, Arapahoe County Sherfif's Office Undersheriff

Ashley Moser. She is wheelchair bound after the shooting, and lost her unborn baby and 6-year-old daughter Veronica in the attack.

The prosecution rests its case.

STORY: Prosecution wraps up emotional theater shooting case

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