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Never-Before-Seen Images Of Kurt Cobain's Crime Scene

The Seattle Police Department has released 35 photos from the crime scene of the rock star's suicide. The photos come from four recently discovered film rolls that were previously undeveloped.

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In anticipation of the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's suicide, the Seattle Police Department released 35 never-before-seen photos of the 1994 crime scene at Cobain's home in Seattle. The photos come from four recently discovered rolls of film.

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Two previously unreleased photos were made public last week. The two photos showed what appear to be drug paraphernalia and a pile of personal belongings.

This week, more of the recently developed pictures were made public, including images of the suicide note, the inside of Cobain's home, and what appears to be a "heroin kit."

The Seattle Police Department stressed they were not reoppening the case of Cobain's death, but simply "reviewing" it to prepare for the intense media coverage of the anniversary.

Our detective reviewed the case file anticipating questions surrounding the closed Cobain case as the 20 yr anniversary approaches.

Seattle Police Dept.@SeattlePD

Our detective reviewed the case file anticipating questions surrounding the closed Cobain case as the 20 yr anniversary approaches.

03:08 PM - 20 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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They stand by their initial conclusion that Cobain died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

20 years later, detective reviews Cobain case, which remains closed: http://t.co/iZ6Fgnvj9L

Seattle Police Dept.@SeattlePD

20 years later, detective reviews Cobain case, which remains closed: http://t.co/iZ6Fgnvj9L

08:25 PM - 20 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

"I thought it would be a good idea to take a look at that (undeveloped film) because there were some conspiracy theories that ... we (SPD) were hiding the film," Det. Ciesynski, a veteran homicide detective for the SPD, told CBS News.

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