Man who had been hiding in attic for weeks kills friend, “haunts” house for 9 more months

October 17, 1941 Denver, Colorado Theodore Coneys, later called the “Denver Spider Man,” kills 73-year-old Philip Peters after being caught stealing from Peters’ ice box Coneys had fallen on hard times and was desperate for food. He and Peters had been friends and Coneys visited his home in hopes of being invited to dinner as…

The 2012 Aurora theater shooting

July 20, 2012 Aurora, Colorado James Eagan Holmes uses tear gas and various fire arms to shoot movie goers at the midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises, killing 12 and injuring 70 Holmes had dressed in tactical gear including a gas mask, load-bearing vest, bullet-resistant leggings, and throat protector. Initially, most of the audience…

Man wakes up to find his head in bear’s mouth

July 9, 2017 Boulder, Colorado Dylan McWilliams is mauled by a bear as he sleeps McWilliams (19) was sleeping outside in a tent when he “woke up to a loud crunchy sound.” He initially believed it was a dream before he realized a bear had dragged him by his head about 12 feet from his…