Warner Bros. Issues Statement on Shooting at 'Dark Knight Rises' Screening

Warner Bros Intro Logo - H 2012

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The Time Warner studio reacts to the confirmed 12 deaths at a movie theater outside Denver.

Time Warner's Warner Bros. unit on Friday issued a statement following the shooting at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, Colo.

As of early Friday, police had confirmed 12 deaths and about 38 injured people at local hospitals. 

Here is the statement: 

"Warner Bros. and the filmmakers are deeply saddened to learn about this shocking incident. We extend our sincere sympathies to the families and loved ones of the victims at this tragic time."