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Graphic Crime Scene Photos Of Orlando Shooting Released

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

Jan. 19 2017, Updated 1:10 p.m. ET

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

Photos of the grizzly Orlando shooting last June were made public on Tuesday, revealing a horrifying scene.

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

Chilling photos of the scene uncovered just how horrifying Omar Mateen's senseless attack was.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

More than 400 photos taken by police eight days after the June 12 massacre were posted on the city of Orlando’s website.

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

The images reveal a terrifying story.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

Bullet holes were found all over the nightclub's ceilings, walls, seat cushions and mirrors.

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

Exterior shots revealed several large holes where police used explosives to blast open a wall and save those held hostage in the bathrooms.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

A police officer’s bullet-pierced helmet was photographed, its padding soaked with blood.

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

The bathrooms, where dozens of people were trapped during the shooting, were left in shambles, with blood streaks found across the sinks and toilets.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

As Radar readers know, Mateen opened fire inside Pulse at about 2 a.m. Sunday, June 12, killing 49 people, and injuring 53 using an assault rifle.

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

The crazed killer called 911 during the brutal attack to pledge allegiance to ISIS and even made mention of the Boston Marathon bombing, CNN reported.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

Police were able to shoot and kill the security guard after a three-hour standoff, during which time Mateen had kept partygoers trapped as hostages inside the club’s bathroom.

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On Monday, the FBI arrested Omar Mateen‘s wife in connection to the deadly mass shooting.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

Noor Salman was taken into police custody after agents arrived outside of her San Francisco home, a law enforcement official confirmed.

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

According to The New York Times, Salman was charged with obstruction.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

In an interview in November, Salman described the weeks leading up to his slaying, claiming that — if anything — she thought Mateen was on his best behavior.

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

“I was unaware of everything,” she said, confessing that in retrospect she might have missed a few major red flags.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

“I don’t condone what he has done,” Salman also said at the time. “I am very sorry for what has happened. He has hurt a lot of people.”

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Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

She appeared in federal court on Tuesday in Oakland, Calif., where a federal prosecutor accused her of being aware of Mateen's plans.

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

"She knew he was going to conduct the attack," prosecutor Roger Handberg said.

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"She’s innocent and a simple person,” her uncle, Al Salman, said after the hearing. “She would not hurt a fly.”

Pulse Orlando Shooting Crime Scene

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