New Year St Leonards Death Suspected to be Murder



Five Men Arrested

Reports have been coming in of the arrest of five men in St Leonards on suspicion of murder. Reports claim that a man fell through a utility room ceiling in a block of flats in Charles Road in the early hours of New Year’s Day

A Sussex Police spokesman said:

“The man had apparently fallen from a flat above and despite efforts to resuscitate him was pronounced dead at the scene.¬†Five people from a flat in the building were arrested on suspicion of murder and inquiries into the death were continuing”.

Rye’s Own Bulletin Sunday 1 January 2017