Crime Stories with Nancy Grace: Perp Guns down Movie Goer in Theater After Popcorn Throw, WALKS FREE

Chad Oulson goes on a movie date with his wife. As the film begins, the 43-year-old texts the babysitter. A voice behind him, Curtis Reeves, tells him to stop. Reeves and Oulson get into an argument. and Oulson grabs a bag of popcorn from Reeves and throws it at the man.

Reeves, a retired cop, pulls a handgun and fires. Oulson dies after being hit in the chest. Reeves is charged with second-degree murder and aggravated battery, but claims self-defense, telling a jury that he was “in fear of being attacked. ”

Now, a Florida jury has acquitted retired Florida police captain Curtis Reeves.

Joining Nancy Grace Today:

John W. Dill, Esquire – Personal Injury Lawyer, Winter Park, Florida, Author: “The Method: Proven Techniques for Winning Jury Trials;” Twitter/IG @JohnWDillESQ
Caryn Stark – NYC Psychologist; Twitter: @carynpsych
Greg Smith – Special Deputy Sheriff, Johnson County Sheriff’s Office (Kansas), Executive Director of the Kelsey Smith Foundation; Kelsey’s Father
Kendall Crowns
Dr. Kendall Crowns – Dr. Kendall Crowns – Affiliated Faculty: University of Texas Medical Branch
Kristy Mazurek – Emmy Award-winning Investigative Reporter, President of Successful Strategies PR and Crisis Communications Firm

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[Feature Photo: Former Tampa police captain Curtis Reeves leaves court a free man after the reading of the verdict at the conclusion of his murder trial on Friday, Feb 25, 2022, at the Robert D. Sumner Judicial Center in Dade City, Fla. Reeves, 79, was found not guilty of second-degree murder in the shooting of Chad Oulson at a Wesley Chapel movie theater in January 2014. (Douglas R. Clifford/Tampa Bay Times via AP, Pool)]