POLICE have confirmed that a body found on the beach at Scarlett, in Castletown on Sunday was that of missing person Andrew Paul David Cross.
The body of Mr Cross, 32, from Onchan was discovered at lunchtime on Sunday.
Mr Cross last contact with his family was on Saturday evening and police launched an appeal to try to locate him.
His next of kin and the coroner have been informed.
Police have said that his death is not being treated as suspicious.