Body found in lake near Chichester holiday park

A body has been recovered from a lake at Lakeside Holiday Park, police have confirmed.

Wednesday, 25th July 2018, 4:30 pm
Updated Wednesday, 25th July 2018, 6:14 pm
Police were called to Lakeside Holiday Park this afternoon. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

Officers were called to the park in Vinnetrow Road near Chichester at 1.38pm today.

They were alerted by paramedics following an ‘incident’ at the park, a spokesman for Sussex Police confirmed.

The coastguard helicopter was also called out

Firefighters and the coastguard helicopter were also called to the scene.

Police say the body of a man, believed to be in his 20s, was recovered from a lake on site about 2.27pm.

The police spokesman added: “There are no suspicious circumstances and the coroner’s officer has been informed.”

No further details were immediately available.

The matter has been passed to the coroner's officer