The body of Gareth Garvey, who was reported missing from Polegate in early April, has been found, according to Sussex Police. The news comes as a great sadness to many, and his next of kin have been informed.
Police have stated that the death is not being treated as suspicious, and a report will be prepared for HM Coroner. It’s unclear at this time how long Garvey’s body had been missing before it was discovered.
In the wake of the tragic news, Gareth’s family and officers have expressed their gratitude to the public for their help in the search to find him. While the outcome is not what anyone had hoped for, the support of the community has been a source of comfort during this difficult time.