Body of man found in Southwater Country Park

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JPCT 08-02-13 S13070001X Southwater Country Park -photo by Steve Cobb ENGSUS00120130802111239

A man’s body was found in Southwater Country Park on Sunday (November 15), Sussex Police has confirmed.

Officers were called to the country park at 2.15pm after the body was discovered.

A spokesperson for Sussex Police said the body was ‘badly decomposed’ and was found ‘face down in woodland’.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained, though there appears to be no suspicious circumstances, police added.

Enquiries are being made to identify the man. The West Sussex coroner has been informed.

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