Police have suspended the search for a missing Essex man after a body was found.

James Grant, 34, had been missing from Chelmsford since Friday August 25.

A man’s body was discovered in the water off Beachy Head in Sussex on Saturday, August 26.

Formal identification has not taken place but the next of kin has been told.

The death is not being treated as suspicious and a file is being prepared for the coroner.