Police investigate after a burning body was found on Aldwick beach


A POLICE investigation is underway after the burning body of a man was found on Aldwick beach.

The coroner’s officer has been notified about the gruesome discovery. It took place shortly after 2pm yesterday (Tuesday, January 20).

A Sussex Police spokesman said: “The remains were on the beach close to an alleyway that leads to Craigweil Lane.

“Officers believe they know who the man is but he has not yet been formally identified.”

The beach was sealed off while police officers searched the scene. The man’s death is not being treated as suspicious.