Slideshow photos: Arizona shooting suspect backyard occult altar with skull (videos)
There are disturbing photos revealed in the case of Arizona shooting suspect Jared Loughner. Obtained exclusively by The Daily Mail the photos not only reveal a backyard occult altar with a skull and white candles, but how the altar was apparently hidden in the backyard. Jared Loughner’s parents have not released a statement at this time though neighbors report they are devastated and crying continually that their son has been charged with the tragic Arizona shooting. Jared Loughner lived at the home with his parents.
The Wall Street Journal states that Jared Loughner’s parents are “guilt ridden, and may release a statement soon.” At this point, however, they have stayed out of the public spotlight.
Jared Loughner’s parents bar FBI from house, report
Jared Loughner was charged with five counts of murder and attempted murder in court on January 10, 2011 in federal court. Jared Loughner denied bail; mug shot photos He was denied bail, and will return to court on January 24, 2011.
In the photo slideshow you may see a backyard view showing the altar hidden behind a camouflage tent. There are wooden poles holding the tent up with what appears to be a lattice and vines growing on the top. A green ladder stood in front of the camouflage tent that appeared to be tacked together with clips.
Behind the tent is what appears to be a makeshift occult shrine. Propped on a brick platform, a skull eerily sits surrounded by brown objects, possibly roots of some kind. The skull and brown objects were packed tightly into a ceramic pot which sat upon a red plastic, smaller flower pot. A bag of fertilizer was rolled up and sat to the left while three white candles and a small rectangular red flower pot was to the right. The candles appeared to have been lit as they showed signs of smoke smudged upon the glass. A dirty, tan colored plate sat on the brick platform, in front of the pot with the skull and root objects, and was covered with dirt stains and what appeared to be white, melted wax.
You may see the photos in the slideshow here: Daily News Exclusive Photos Jared Loughner’s Backyard Occult Shrine
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