NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — Police are investigating after the body of a 29-year-old man was found on a beach along the Oregon coast.

The Newport Police Department says Nikolaus Christopher Hinton, was found dead around 7:45 a.m. Friday near Agate Beach.

Anyone with information about the man's death was asked to contact police at 541-574-5455 or text a tip to 541-270-1856.

No further information was released.