TikTok star wounded, friend fatally shot at Southern California movie theater

Posted at 8:06 AM, Jul 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-28 13:51:55-04

CORONA, Calif. (AP) -- Police say they have arrested a man in connection with a shooting that killed an 18-year-old woman and seriously wounded a 19-year-old social media influencer as they watched "The Forever Purge" at a Southern California movie theater.

Authorities say there is no known motive for the violence Monday at the showing of the horror movie and the shooting appears to be "an unprovoked attack."

The suspect was booked Tuesday night on suspicion of murder, attempted murder and robbery and is being held on $2 million bail.

Rylee Goodrich was fatally shot, and Anthony Barajas remained on life support Wednesday.

Barajas has nearly a million followers on TikTok and more on other platforms.