A 14-year-old boy has been charged following the death of Connor Saunders. The CPS has authorised Sussex Police to charge the boy, from Brighton, with manslaughter. A 14-year-old boy, also arrested, has been bailed. A 13-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of murder was also bailed.
A 14-year-old boy has been charged in connection with the death of Connor Saunders in Rottingdean. The Crown Prosecution Service has authorised Sussex Police to charge a 14-year-old boy from Brighton, who cannot be named due to his age, with manslaughter.
Charlotte Wilkins reports on last night's candlelit vigil in Rottingdean for teenage footballer Connor Saunders.
Jim Edwards, chairman of Peacehaven and Telscombe Football Club speaks to Charlotte Wilkins at last night's vigil for player Connor Saunders.
Jamie Denyer, uncle of Connor Saunders, speaks to Charlotte Wilkins at last night's vigil:
Hundreds turned out to remember 19-year-old Connor Saunders at a candle lit vigil in Rottingdean, Sussex, last night.
The young footballer died after an attack on Saturday. Police have been given an extra 36 hours to question two 14-year-old boys arrested on suspicion of murder.
Peacehaven and Telscombe FC have paid tribute to 19-year-old Connor Saunders, who died after being attacked. They said Connor had many friends because of his lovely nature. The club added that everyone who knew Connor was in a state of shock.