Search for missing boy stood down for the night

The search operation for the missing boy reported to have been swept away off the coast at Newhaven has been stood down for tonight. It will resume again in the morning. The emergency services have been praised for their efforts in atrocious conditions.

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Search for boy 'swept away'

Sussex Police say they are involved in the search for a 14-year-old boy who is feared to have drowned in rough seas off Newhaven, East Sussex. .