Sussex

Woman's body found on beach near Seaford

A woman's body has been found on a beach in East Sussex.

Officers were called to the beach near to Chyngton Way, Seaford, at 09:40 BST on Friday.

Sussex Police said the cause of death was unexplained and the coroner had been informed.

Neither the police or the coroner have so far been able to identify the woman. It is not currently known how she came to be on the beach.

Police said the woman was aged between 30 and 40 years old, 5ft 6in tall, medium to heavy build, with a fair complexion and dark brown hair.

She was wearing blue jeans, a blue floral top and yellow sweatshirt. She was also wearing two silver-coloured rings, a watch and a silver-coloured necklace with three charms on it.

Police said they wanted to hear from anyone who may have seen the woman near the beach during Thursday night or in the early hours of Friday morning.

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