A murdered homeless man whose body was found near the seafront in Hove has been formally identified.
Lee Williams, aged 45, was discovered in an archway next to the Hove pitch and putt on Monday 11th February 2013.
Sussex Police say a post mortem examination has revealed that Mr Williams died from severe injuries to his face and head, caused by a heavy object. His ribs also had multiple fractures.
The police officer in charge of the murder investigation - Detective Chief Inspector Ian Pollard, made a fresh appeal for more information from anyone who may have seen what happened, or who may have knowledge about the circumstances that led to Lee Williams' death.
Mr Williams' was described as 5'9" tall, of a slim build, with short brown hair and a brown beard. He also has a distinctive barbed wire tattoo across his collar bone.