Kent Police are investigating after a man's body was pulled from the river in Ashford today. Officers were called to the scene next to the now derelict Liquid and Envy nightclub on East Hill at 9.34 this morning and the road was cordoned off while forensics teams examined the area. The man has now been identified as a 50-year-old from the local area and his next of kin have been informed. Officers are not currently treating the death as suspicious but enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing. The road is now open but police remain at the scene.
A body has been found trapped in the rock groynes at Beach Green in Lancing.
Police say due to the high tide and its position, emergency services have been unable to remove it.
The body has been secured and emergency services will attempt to recover it this afternoon.
The body has not been identified. However police are not treating it as suspicious.
The coroner's officer has been notified.
Police assisting the HM Coroner, after a man’s body was found at Hengistbury Head, are trying to trace the crew of a boat seen at Mudeford Quay who they believe may have vital information.
At 9.25pm on Sunday 24 May 2015, the body of a man aged in his 70s was found in the water at Hengistbury Head by a member of the public.
The man’s next of kin were notified and the death is not being treated as suspicious. It is believed that the man had entered the water at Mudeford Quay 43 hours before he was found.
On behalf of the coroner, police are trying to locate the owner and crew of a boat that left Mudeford Quay at around 2am on Saturday 23 May 2015.
Three men have been arrested in connection with the death of a man who was found lying on a footpath in Southampton.
Police were alerted at 1.50pm yesterday after the man, 32, was found in Golden Grove.
A post mortem examination will be carried out later by a Home Office pathologist to establish a cause of death although a Hampshire police spokeswoman said there was "no obvious traumatic injury".
She added that the death was being treated as unexplained.
Officers have been conducting house-to-house inquiries in the area and are examining CCTV footage.
Extra police patrols were also being laid on to provide reassurance to residents.
Police are continuing their investigation today following the death of a 32-year-old man in Golden Grove, Southampton yesterday (Friday, March 20).
Officers were alerted at 1.50pm after a man was found lying on the a footpath. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
There was no obvious traumatic injury, and a post mortem examination is being conducted today by a Home Office pathologist to help determine the cause of death.
Three men, all in their early forties, have been arrested in connection with the death and are currently in custody.
Officers have been conducting house-to-house inquiries in the area and are examining CCTV.
Police officers will be out amongst the community in Golden Grove today to speak to residents and address any concerns they may have.
Anyone with information regarding this incident should call 101 and quote Operation Screen. Alternatively, information can be left with Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.
Police are investigating whether a Hastings man, whose body was found at a waste disposal site in West Sussex, may have fallen asleep in a bin.
Ben Far, from St Leonards, was discovered at the Rudford Industrial estate near Ford on Tuesday.
A post mortem examination showed the 28-year-old died from being crushed.
Detective Inspector Jim McKnight said:
Police have identified a man who was found dead at a waste centre in Ford as 28-year-old Ben Farr.
The post mortem revealed he died from crushing injuries. His family have been informed.
Police were called shortly before 9am on Tuesday to reports a body had been found at the Rudford Industrial Estate near Ford.
Detective Inspector Jim McKnight said: "It is likely that Ben's body was brought to the site by lorry having been taken from a commercial refuse bin. The refuse bin could be from a number of locations but is likely to be from a coastal location in West Sussex.
"His death is being treated as unexplained and the investigation is ongoing into the circumstances. We are appealing to anyone who may have seen or heard from Ben from 15 April to contact police with information as we are trying to build up a picture of his movements."
Investigations will continue today into the death of a man whose body was found at a waste site near Ford in West Sussex.
A post-mortem examination is due to be carried out.
Police say they are treating his death as unexplained.