Body found on Bexhill seafront

A body was found on Bexhill seafront this morning (Wednesday, July 17).

Police were called to De La Warr Parade at 5.25am to reports of a body by the promenade railings.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said: “At 5.25am on Wednesday (July 17) the body of a man was found by the promenade railings in De La Warr Parade, Bexhill.

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“The body is believed to be that of a local man in his 70s.

“There are no suspicious circumstances and the Coroner’s officer is continuing enquiries.”