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Body found in lake with gunshot wound to head deemed a suicide

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Posted at 11:06 AM, Oct 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-10 15:54:06-04

A man's body was found floating in Belton Lake over the weekend and it has been deemed a suicide. 

The Bell County Sheriff’s Department said that deputies were dispatched to Sparta Valley Park after a fisherman found a man floating in the water. 

The man had a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at 8:25 a.m.  

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