By CBSLA Staff

MALIBU (CBSLA) – Authorities were investigating a man found dead on a beach in Malibu Monday morning.

July 12, 2021. (CBSLA)

The victim’s body was discovered in the sand off the 20000 block of the Pacific Coast Highway near Big Rock Drive at around 6:15 a.m., the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.

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He was found near a row of beachside homes and was pronounced dead at the scene. There was no word on his name or a cause of death.

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Deputies could not confirm the victim resided in the area.

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The exact circumstances of how he was found was also unclear.