Pair released without charge after ‘unexplained’ death


Two men who were arrested after a man’s body was found in public toilets in Crawley have been released without charge.

A police spokesman said the men, aged 30 and 35, were arrested on suspicion of supplying a Class A drug after a man named locally as George Groom was found in Ifield Road on April 22.

Police described his death as ‘unexplained’. An inquest date will be set at a hearing tomorrow (Friday June 24).

This newspaper understands Mr Groom had links to Mid Sussex.

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