Murder hunt after Eastbourne man dies

A MURDER investgation has been launched after a man from Eastbourne died in Kent.

James Harris Durkin was found with serious head injuries near a park in Orpington in the early hours of Tuesday morning (June 5).

The 21-year-old died in hospital later the same day.

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Service are now carrying out enquiries about how James, who was originally from Kent but lived in Eastbourne, sustained the injury.