Exclusively in this issue of People Magazine, all about the heroes of Aurora, love, bravery and horror. When gunfire erupted in the darkened Century Aurora Cinemark theater, Alex Teves leaped from his seat in front of his girlfriend Amanda Lindgren.
“He would do anything for me, and he did,” Lindgren, 24, tearfully tells PEOPLE in its new cover story. “He saved me. He was my angel.”
But when it was over the twenty four year old would be one of the twelve who lost their lives that day.
Also in this issue we take a look at James E. Holmes,and why he allegedly killed twelve people during the midnight shooting of Batman. Also the courage of two other men Matt McQuinn, 27, and Jon Blunk, 26, also died as they took bullets for girlfriends.
And there was Prodeo Patria, 14, who despite a bullet in the back helped a wounded man to safety, and is expected to make a full recovery.