Lincoln City man's body found at Agate Beach in Newport

Nikolaus Christopher Hinton. (Photo via the Newport Police Department)

Police were called to Agate Beach Friday morning. There they said they found the body of a 29-year-old man.

The man was identified as Nikolaus Christopher Hinton from Lincoln City.

Police are investigating his death. They are asking anyone with information about Hinton’s activities during the last 36 hours to call them at 541-574-5455 or text-a- tip to 541-270-1856.

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