21-year-old is cut after answering the door to man in Southsea

A RESIDENT who opened his door to a couple of men in Southsea suffered a cut after an argument – and the front door was also damaged with a weapon.

It happened in Londesborough Road on Saturday, December 19.

A statement from Hampshire Constabulary said: ‘The incident occurred at around 9.40pm. The 21-year-old victim opens his front door to a male suspect.

‘A verbal altercation ensues and the suspect uses some kind of weapon to damage the front door before making off with another male.

Londesborough Road. Picture: Google Maps

‘The victim sustains a cut to his hand which is not described as a serious injury.’

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The police want to hear from anyone who may have dash cam or CCTV footage of the incident.

Anyone who can help with this investigation is asked to call 101 and quote reference 44200489035.

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A 42-year-old man from Southsea has been arrested in connection with the incident.

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