Body found on Sussex beach

A body was found on Shoreham beach on December 4 PICTURE BY EDDIE MITCHELL
A body was found on Shoreham beach on December 4 PICTURE BY EDDIE MITCHELL

A man’s body has been found on a Sussex beach this morning, police have confirmed.

Dog walkers alerted police shortly after 8am today (December 4), and police teams, the coastguard and senior police officers are still investigating the scene near The Burrells in Shoreham.

A police spokesman said: “At 8.10am on Friday (December 4) the body of a man was found by dog walkers at the water’s edge on Shoreham beach near The Burrells.

“The death is currently being treated as unexplained and the circumstances are being investigated.”

Updates to follow.

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