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Man found dead outside synagogue in Miami, police say

Authorities say man appeared to die of self-inflicted gunshot wound

MIAMI – A man was found dead by a passerby Friday morning in front of a synagogue in Miami, authorities said.

Miami police said officers and Miami Fire Rescue responded to Beth David Congregation at 2625 SW Third Ave. and found a man on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound.

Police said it appears that the gunshot wound was self-inflicted.

No other details were immediately released.