Body recovered from River Rother at Petworth

Police have not yet released the identify of a 21 year old man whose body was pulled out of the River Rother near Petworth on Saturday evening (April 21).

Officers were called to a point close to the Badgers pub at Coultershaw at 6.45pm after reports that a man had gone overboard from his kayak.

Fire and rescue crews from Petworth and Storrington using a boat, recovered the body.

Police say they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.