Police find body in car near Sussex beach

Police outside Wilmcote House, Portsmouth

Residents had to be signed in to Portsmouth flat block after police incident

Police discovered a body in a parked car following concerned calls for the welfare of a man.

Emergency services have confirmed they received the call around 3.25pm yesterday, and attended the scene in Beech Avenue, Bracklesham Bay – however, sadly the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sussex Police said that the coroner’s officer had been informed and the death is currently being treated as unexplained.