Three bodies found at foot of Beachy Head as police hunt for

A police manhunt is underway after three bodies were found at the bottom of chalk cliffs in Sussex.Emergency services, including the police, coastguard and lifeboat crews are scouring the coastline around Beachy Head near Brighton for a missing fourth person.Officers were first called to the area at around 3.30pm and have been working through the evening in the hope of tracing all those that were deemed missing, according to reports.Over 300,000 people visit the famous chalk headlands every year, which are home to the highest chalk cliffs in Britain at over 500ft. A Sussex Police spokesman told the Mirror the department had been in the area all day.The coroner’s officer is also at the scene. Coastguard helicopter was at beachy head earlier for over an hour. Sadly 3 bodies recovered and searching for a 4th. Sad times— Michael Finnigan (@restoman1978) 13 June 2018 Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. read more