About 0700h. this morning the body of Mohamed Fizal Baksh, 56 years, of Crabwood Creek, Corentyne, was found on the foreshore at No. 63 Village, Corentyne, the police said.
A post-mortem examination was done by Pathologist Dr. Vivekanand Brijmohan who gave the cause of death as haemorrhage and shock due to a fractured skull.
Mohamed Baksh, a money changer, had been reported as missing on December 21, 2015.
Investigations are continuing, the police say.