Deceased person at Agate Beach Wayside

Newport Police Dept. - 08/18/18 

On 08/17/18 at 7:42am, Newport Police Department was dispatched to a man down call at Agate Beach wayside. Responding officers arrived on scene and located the body of a deceased male. The deceased male was identified as Nikolaus Christopher Hinton, 29 years old, from Lincoln County. The case is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information or knowledge of Hinton’s activities during the last 36 hours, please contact Newport Police Department Tip Line at 541-574-5455 or text-a- tip to 541-270-1856.

Nikolaus Hinton