Gosport murder probe: Detectives continue to question 16-year-old boy

Detectives are continuing to question a 16-year-old boy on suspicion of murdering a man in Gosport.

The 54-year-old man was found dead at a detached bungalow in Southcroft Road on Monday at around 5.30pm.

Police outside the bungalow in Southcroft Road, Gosport, on Tuesday, October 30 after Dr Barry Hounsome was found dead on Monday. Picture: Sarah Standing

Police outside the bungalow in Southcroft Road, Gosport, on Tuesday, October 30 after Dr Barry Hounsome was found dead on Monday. Picture: Sarah Standing

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Forensics officers were yesterday poring over the house, examining a shattered patio door window pane at the rear of the white-walled home.

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A blue Skoda was removed from the driveway yesterday afternoon.

Neighbours have told of their shock at the Gosport man’s sudden death. Next-of-kin have been informed but he has not yet been formally identified.

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Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting 44180406858.