How did the detective know?

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A man was found dead in his study. He was slumped over his desk and a gun was in his hand. There was a cassette recorder on his desk. When the police entered the room and pressed the play button on the tape recorder they heard: “I can’t go on. I have nothing to live for.” Then there was the sound of a gunshot. How did the detective immediately know that the man had been murdered and it wasn’t a suicide?

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    Someone had to have rewound the tape.

    silent47 Expert Answered on 25th August 2015.
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    How can he rewind tape after being dead

    Atharv_wakhare Guru Answered on 26th March 2020.
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