Carmike Cinemas in Tyler will no longer allow CHL holders to carry firearms in their theater.
Carmike doesn’t want your guns in its theaters.
Carmike theaters across the country have the same policy because of the Aurora Colorado massacre.
“I don’t believe that Carmike or any theater should allow guns in their theaters. I don’t believe it needs to be done because they’re children in there,” said Billy Owens from Bullard.
Under Texas Law, CHL holders can carry a concealed handgun almost anywhere, including movie theaters.
“If you got a license to carry a gun you ought to be able to carry it in there for protection,” said Oscar Lopez from Tyler.
Times Square Cinema in Tyler allows CHL holders to carry in their theater.