Avalon police identify body found on beach

January 1, 2014 6:30:23 PM PST
Police identified the body discovered on the beach in Avalon Wednesday morning.

Investigators say a passerby found 26-year-old Brett Fitzpatrick dead on the 22nd Street beach just before 7:30 a.m.

Police say the victim was from Ocean City, New Jersey.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.