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Posted: Wednesday, November 21, 2012 9:10 am

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man apparently committed suicide behind a district office of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's near Tampa.

A deputy on routine patrol Tuesday night found the body of a man with a self-inflicted gunshot wound at a side entrance to the sheriff's Citrus Park office.

A gun was found nearby.

The man was 56 years old. No further details were immediately available.

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