Missing Eastbourne teen is found dead
A teenager missing from Eastbourne has been found dead.
Carl James Kelly, 18, from St Leonard’s Road, was reported missing by his family after he was last seen leaving a party in Avondale Road at around 6am on Saturday (March 26).
His body was found on a beach in Hastings on Friday.
Police are investigating.
Last night (Sunday), friends of the teenager gathered in Hampden Park and were due to release lanterns in his memory.
No further details have been released.
People have taken to Facebook to pay tribute to Mr Kelly.
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.
1) Make our website your homepage at www.eastbourneherald.co.uk/
2) Like our Facebook page at Text to display
3) Follow us on Twitter @Eastbournenews
4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
The Eastbourne Herald - always the first with your local news.
Be part of it