Patricia Legarreta and Jarrell Brooks

Patricia Legarreta sits next to her hero Jarrell Brooks, 19, during an interview with ABC on how he saved her and her young family from the movie theater shooter in Colorado.

*The shootings in Colorado were horrific.

Can you imagine someone stepping out on stage during your movie or just before it starts and opening fire on you?

Unbelievable, right? But there are some that didn’t hesitate to spring into action once the gunman started shooting.

Jarrell Brooks, 19, was sitting about six rows from the back exit when the gunman appeared onstage and began shooting into the crowd, he told reporters at ABC. (more…)