Isle of Man Constabulary have confirmed the identify of the local who died in Douglas on Monday as Spencer Bryan Galvin.
He was 43-years-old living from the Ramsey area.
The police have sent their sympathies to the family at this time.
The body of a male was discovered this morning on Dog Mills beach near Ramsey.
It was discovered by a member of the public just before 7:00am.
A police investigation is underway to identify the male.
Isle of Man Constabulary have identified the man found dead on Monday night as a 43-year-old local.
Officers will not be releasing the name of the man until the next of kin are informed.
The investigation is ongoing as the cause of death remains unexplained.