Police identify woman found dead at foot of Eastbourne cliffs

Police have formally identified the body of a woman found at the foot of cliffs near Eastbourne.

Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 2:56 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 3:02 pm
Police have referred the incident to the IOPC

Lynette Bonell, 50, from Eastbourne, was discovered on Tuesday (March 12), close to Belle Tout.

Emergency services were called, including the Coastguard helicopter.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said, “We can confirm a woman found deceased at Beachy Head has been formally identified as Lynette Bonell.”