Body Found On Beach At Burton Bradstock

The 16 year old boy found dead near the Hive Beach car park on September 26th has been named.

Police were called to Burton Bradstock at 15.07 on Monday 26th September 2011 after receiving reports of a body found on the beach near to the Hive Beach car park.

16 year old boy James Thorner from Bridport was pronounced dead at the scene but it's not thought to be suspicious and officers aren't looking for anyone else in connection with the death.

The coroner had been made aware and the next of kin notified.