Body of dead woman found on beach near Newport

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Newport Police responded to reports of a deceased woman on the shore near Agate Beach Wayside Saturday morning.

The woman’s name has not yet been released, but police she she is a 37-year-old from Washington.

The cause of death is still under investigation.

If anyone has information regarding this case please call 541-270-1856 and refer to case number 17N-2759.