Friday, July 27, 2012

James Holmes “I Have Amnesia”

It’s getting hard, sorting James Holmes reports into the “crazy” or “pretending to be crazy” columns. Now, the accused Aurora shooter is playing the amnesia card, asking jail workers why he is in prison.

Aarapahoe County Detention Center workers are in continuous contact with NY Daily News, and this morning’s report is that James Holmes has no idea what landed him in the big house. “He claims he doesn’t know why he’s in jail,” the worker said Thursday. “He asked, ‘Why am I here?’”

Holmes’ appetite is also becoming irregular, report the jail workers. Some days he only picks at his food, other days he doesn’t eat at all. He has complained about the food as well, saying that it gives him a stomach ache. “He’s claiming his belly hurts him,” the worker said. “He complained once that he didn’t like the food . . . The guy killed 12 people, and he’s upset that he’s not getting a four-star meal?”

Jail workers aren’t buying the amnesia game. “He needs to save his act for the jury because no one here is buying it,” the worker said. Read More