SWAT team's chilling audio before bursting into Las Vegas shooter's room

Audio has circulated online containing the chilling moment police closed in on the Las Vegas shooter and blew open the door to his hotel room after he opened fire on a crowd of thousands at the Route 91 festival Sunday night.

Stephen Paddock, 64, carried out what is being called the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history after fatally shooting at least 50 victims and wounding over 400 on the famous city's strip from a Mandalay Bay Hotel room across the street. 

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LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: A man lays on top of a woman as others flee the Route 91 Harvest country music festival grounds after a active shooter was reported on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A gunman has opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, leaving at least 2 people dead. Police have confirmed that one suspect has been shot. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: People run from the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was hear on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A gunman has opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, leaving at least 20 people dead and more than 100 injured. Police have confirmed that one suspect has been shot. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 02: A cowboy hat lays in the street after shots were fired near a country music festival on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A gunman has opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, leaving at least 20 people dead and more than 100 injured. Police have confirmed that one suspect has been shot. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: People run for cover at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01:  A person lies on the ground covered with blood at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01:  A person lies on the ground at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: (People carry a peson at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: People take cover at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: A man in a wheelchair is taken away from the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was heard on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. There are reports of an active shooter around the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
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Here is some of the horrifying audio released from the moments leading up to the SWAT team's entry into Paddock's room. 

"We have sight on the suspect's door. I need everyone in the hallway to be aware of it and get back," a SWAT member can be heard telling the dispatcher.

"We need to pop this and see if we get any further response from this guy to see if he's in here or actually moved somewhere else."

The dispatcher is then heard relaying information to inform other officers nearby.

"All units on the 32nd floor, SWAT has explosive breach, everyone in the hallway needs to move back, all units move back," she said.

Moments later, as the SWAT team burst through Paddock's door, one of the officers could be heard saying: "Breach, breach, breach."

SEE ALSO: Woman claims Vegas concertgoer told her friends they would ‘die tonight’

Paddock was reportedly found dead in the hotel room when officers stormed in. Police believe he killed himself before officers reached the hotel room he had been staying in for several days. 

Paddock's body was found among an "arsenal" of weapons, including at least ten guns

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