8:35PM – Reports say a suicidal male is enroute to the Yaquina Bay Bridge to jump off. He’s described as a white male, 5-9, thin build, shaggy brown hair and a gotee. He was last seen dressed wearing a black jacket, jeans and work boots and a Catapillar ball cap on his head.
8:44PM – Newport Police called the man’s cell phone. He answers. When the officer tried to talk to him he hung up.
8:54PM – Sounds like they spotted him and chased him down at the National Guard Armory on 101 downtown. He’s being detained.