Christian Burbine has been identified as the man whose partially-decomposed remains were found last week on Dolphin Drive in Gautier, Deputy Coroner Carole Anne Fagan said Tuesday.
Burbine, 29, of Gautier, had been reported missing in early July, the coroner said.
The cause and manner of his death are pending further testing.
Burbine’s body was discovered July 11.
Gautier police are investigating.