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Police: Man died of self-inflicted gunshot wound near Corvallis fraternity

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CORVALLIS, OR (KPTV) -

A man found dead behind an Oregon State University fraternity house died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to Corvallis police.

The man was a student, said Steve Clark of OSU.

His name is not being released until investigators notify his family.

The man was found in a parking lot between several buildings, including the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity on NW Harrison Boulevard.

Police were called out to investigate around 5 p.m. Monday.

Clark said he did not know if the student was a member of the fraternity.

The school will provide counseling to the student's friends and teachers, he said.

Police said there is no reason to believe anything criminal took place.

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