Court appearance in Connor case

Peacehaven and Telscombe FC have paid tribute to player 19-year-old Connor Saunders, who died after being attacked at the weekend. A boy has been charged with manslaughter.

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Boy charged, two others bailed

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.



Vigil for teenager

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.

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