Following a short investigation Toledo Police arrested Sebastian “Eagle” Butler of Siletz and lodged him in the Lincoln County jail on charges of Attempted Murder, Assault and Menacing. Events leading up to the incident have not been released nor a motive mentioned.
The Lincoln County Major Crime Team was called out to assist in the investigation along with the Oregon State Police Forensic Crime Scene Unit.
The Toledo Police Department would like to thank the Oregon State Police Crime Lab, Oregon State Police, Lincoln City Police Department, Newport Police Department, Lincoln County Parole and Probation, and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department for the use of their 3D scan imager and their assistance in this investigation.
If anyone has any information about the above case, please contact Chief Enyeart at 541-336-5555 and reference case number T-201-800-93.
An earlier version of this story indicated, in the headline, that Sebastian Butler was arrested for Murder. That was a typographical error that was later corrected. The charge indicated in the body of the story was correct – Attempted Murder. We regret the error.