Police have confirmed that the body of a man found this morning (5th November) at the rear of the Crescent, Cleator Moor, was that of 29-year-old Gary Murphy from Hawthorns, Cleator Moor.
Mr Murphy waas found by a member of the public near a path regularly used by walkers.
Paramedics attended, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
His family has been informed and there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.
Man's body found in Cleator Moor
A man's body has been found at the rear of the Crescent in Cleator Moor.
A member of the public called the Police at 7:00am on 5th November after the body was found near a path used by walkers in the area.
Ambulance attended but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Police say they're treating the death as unexplained, but not suspicious at this time, and are working to formally identify the man.