Body found on salt flats at Itchenor, near Chichester

A MAN’S body wearing swimming trunks and goggles has been found at Itchenor.

Police recovered the body, believed to be that of a 62-year-old Chichester man, on Sunday, July 22, at 5pm.

Officers were called to Itchenor Sailing Club by the Coastguard and they found the body on salt flats just outside the harbour shortly afterwards.

Sussex Police confirmed they are not treating the incident as suspicious and the Coroner’s Officer has been informed.