An investigation is underway following the discovery of a man’s body in Crawley, West Sussex, earlier today. Sussex Police found the man deceased on Tilgate Way at around 11 a.m.
Local residents reported seeing a significant police presence throughout the day, as officers descended on the area in response to the mysterious death. A police cordon was erected to maintain the integrity of the crime scene.
The cause of death remains undetermined at this stage. Police have made no further details available at this time and have not yet identified the deceased. They are urging anyone with information related to this incident to come forward, assuring that any information could be crucial in their ongoing investigation.
A spokesman for Sussex Police has commented: “Around 11am on Sunday, May 21, police were called to a report of a man found in the street in Tilgate Way, Crawley.
“On arrival, officers discovered the man was deceased. The cause of his death remains under investigation.
“We would like to thank local residents for their patience and cooperation while the investigation takes place.”
Officers are expected to remain on the scene into the night. This story is developing and will be updated as more information is released.