Medical Examiner Rules Hamlin Death from Accidental Gunshot
The Oregon State Medical Examiner has ruled the death of 43-year-old Johnny Neile Hamlin was the result of an accidental gunshot wound to the abdomen.
Hamlinís body was found near a creek in the 4800 block of Demaray Drive on May 16th where he was the caretaker living on the property in a recreational trailer. A shotgun was found lying near his body and investigators believe he may have been intoxicated.
No evidence was found that would indicated foul play or that his death was intentional.