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Posted: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 12:27 pm | Updated: 9:09 am, Fri Aug 23, 2013.

Authorities said there is no foul play in the suspected suicide of a Union teen.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff's office, Henry "Hank" Tappe, 16, was found dead Wednesday, Aug. 21, along a wood line near his Union home. 

He died from a gunshot wound to the head, authorities said. 

Union police and Franklin County deputies responded to a home on Katerina Court, Union, at 6:30 a.m. after a family member found a suicide note written by the teen, according to the Sheriff's department.