Full coverage of the shootings at the midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Aurora, Colo.

Storify: Colorado Mass Shooting

News of a mass shooting at a movie theater in Colorado spread quickly through social media

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    The earliest reports detailing the tragic theater shooting in Aurora, Colo., were posted on social media sites, namely Twitter and YouTube. Chris Rapoza whose back was grazed by a bullet shared a photo his pierced shirt online. Mekahlo Medina reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on July 20, 2012. (Published Friday, Jul 20, 2012)

    Using Storify -- an online tool to compile updates, photos and videos from various social media sites -- we've put together a look at the mass shooting in Colorado.