Many people are taking to Twitter using the hash tag #theatershooting to talk about movie massacre that occurred in the early morning hours Friday.
Paul Te Prieto commented on Cristina Rendon’s ABC 4 Facebook page about the victims and their families affected by the shootings. Part of it reads, “Prayers are with you all.”
Another woman tweeted this comment, “The fact that a 6 year old boy who was just there to see a movie was killed in the #theatershooting absolutely shatters my heart. Im crushed.”
Social media sites are constantly being updated with information and condolences. It’s a sign our society is evolving the way it grieves in a much more public way.
Videos posted on YouTube captured the chaos at the theater as the events unfolded.
One video shows a distance scene of the theater building as flashing lights from police cars block the parking lot. You can hear the man behind the camera say, “Oh Jesus.”
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.