Police name man found dead at Beachy Head

Coastguard helicopter
Coastguard helicopter
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Police have named the man who died at Beachy Head on Saturday night (August 26).

Sussex Police have identified the man as 20-year-old Samuel Richards from Bexhill.

He was found at the foot of cliffs on Sunday morning (August 27) following an operation involving police, HM Coastguard, the fire service, the RNLI and the search and rescue helicopter.