Man found dead in Hailsham

POLICE have launched an investigation after the body of a man was found in Hailsham.

The man was found dead in Archery Walk at 6.20pm yesterday, January 22.

The Coroner’s Officer has been informed and police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

As a matter of standard procedure, the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has been informed, due to recent police contact with the man before his death.