Police confirm body found in West Worthing is that of missing man

Police have confirmed a body found in West Worthing was that of missing man Jack Taylor.

Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 10:35 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 11:13 am

Sussex Police confirmed a man was sadly found dead at an address in Mill Road, West Worthing, on Friday afternoon (March 19).

On Monday (March 22), a police spokesman confirmed the body was that of missing man Jack Taylor.

The 26-year-old had been a patient at a hospital in Hove, but came from Worthing.

Police in Mill Road, West Worthing, on Friday (March 19)
Police in Mill Road, West Worthing, on Friday (March 19)

His death is being treated as unexplained, the police spokesman said, but not suspicious at this time.

The spokesman added: “A 55-year old man was arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice and supplying Class A drugs, and after being interviewed was released under investigation.”