Police name man found dead in Eastbourne lake

Police have named the man who was found dead in Shinewater Lake on Thursday.

Monday, 19th March 2018, 2:07 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 12:18 am

He has been identified as 84-year-old James Bolton, who police say lived in the Langney area.

Emergency services were called to the lake on Thursday afternoon after a person was spotted in the water.

Police say Mr Bolton’s death is not being treated as suspicious and the coroner has been informed.

Photo by Dan Jessup.

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