MALIBU—Caution tape and police vehicles walled-off the beach adjacent to the 20500 block of PCH, after a corpse was found washed along the shoreline on Tuesday, February 17.
The corpse was discovered face-down in the surf, sparking an investigation by the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Department concerning the circumstances of the man’s death.
Although the cause of death has yet to be released to the public, the Malibu/Lost Hills Sheriff’s Department confirmed the coroner’s officer has produced a positive ID of the body. Although the man’s name can not be released at this time, initial reports indicate that he was a frequent transient in the Malibu area have been confirmed.
The man, found wearing black tennis shoes, cargo shorts, and a plaid shirt was carrying a bus pass at the time of his discovery.