In a digital age when friends and family find out about traffic accidents and changes in relationship status on Facebook rather than in person, it should come as no surprise that we are already seeing photos shared by victims of the movie theatre shooting in Aurora.

Whether shared on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr or Flickr, in the days and weeks to come, the public will certainly be exposed to more and more of this type of graphic content. These photos in particular were shared on the popular photo site, Imgur and have already caught a wave of popularity on Reddit and other social news sites.

Comment below. Do you think that it is okay for victims to be sharing graphic photos like this online?

WARNING: Graphic Photos