Man found dead with firearm injuries in Aldingbourne

A man has been found dead in Aldingbourne with injuries consistent with being shot, police say.

Monday, 30th April 2018, 5:29 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 12:44 am

Officers were called to Church Road at 9.44am yesterday morning , where a man had been found dead.

Police said his injuries were ‘consistent with the discharge of a firearm’.

A firearm was recovered from the scene.

A post-mortem examination will be carried out in due course but the death is not being treated as suspicious.

Detective Inspector Alan Pack said: “I would like to thank people for their patience while the matter was investigated, causing some disruption to local traffic.”