A dolphin found awashed on Tanjung Batu beach, Bintulu Dec. 12, 2015.

A dolphin found awashed on Tanjung Batu beach, Bintulu Dec. 12, 2015.

A dolphin was found dead at Tanjung Batu beach, Bintulu this morning.

The dolphin (appear to be that of bottle nose dolphin) rarely seen along the Bintulu shoreline and this likely the first case of the mammal washed ashore here.

It was unclear how the Dolphin washed ashore.