Body of man found in Tilgate Park

jpco 14-5-14  Tilgate Park (Pic by Jon Rigby) SUS-140513-114121001
jpco 14-5-14 Tilgate Park (Pic by Jon Rigby) SUS-140513-114121001

The body of a man has been found by a passer-by in Tilgate Park, Crawley.

Emergency services were called to the park at 6.43am today (Wednesday April 8) after a dog walker found the body.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said the man, in his late 20s, had been found hanged.

His death is not being treated as suspicious and the incident has been passed to the Coroner.