Man arrested after person found dead in Hove doorway

A man has been arrested after a person was discovered dead in a doorway in Hove.

Friday, 20th August 2021, 6:18 pm

A spokesperson from Sussex Police said, “Emergency services were called to a report of a man found sadly deceased in the doorway in Brittany Road, Hove, at 4.37am on Friday, August 20.

“The man’s death is being treated as unexplained at this stage.

“A 56-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death and is currently in custody.”

Police in Brittany Road, Hove SUS-210820-180954001

According to police, both men are known to each other and the investigation is ongoing.

Brittany Road, Hove SUS-210820-181031001