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VA Tech gunman bought ammo clips from Idaho on eBay

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BLACKSBURG, Va. - An eBay spokesman has confirmed that the VA Tech killer used the site to buy ammunition clips from a gun shop in Idaho for one of the types of guns he used in the rampage.

Using the handle "Blazers5505," Seung-Hui Cho bought two 10-round magazines for the Walther P22, one of two handguns used in the massacre of 32 people. The clips were bought March 22nd.

Cho also sold several books with violent themes, tickets to Hokies football games, and a graphics calculator that contained several games.

Computer forensics have played a major role in the investigation into why Cho carried out the massacre that killed 32 people and himself.

Authorities are examining the personal computers found in his dorm room, and are seeking his cell phone records.

(The Associated Press contributed to this story.)

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