Gosport murder probe: Police are still questioning 16-year-old

A BOY arrested on suspicion of murder is still being questioned by police.

Thursday, 1st November 2018, 10:18 am
Updated Thursday, 1st November 2018, 11:25 am
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The 16-year-old was held after a 54-year-old man was found dead at a bungalow in Southcroft Road, Gosport, on Monday at 5.30pm.

Hampshire police today said the man had not yet been formally identified.

His next-of-kin have been informed.

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Detectives have a maximum of 96 hours to question the boy, who is from Gosport.

Magistrates have authorised extra time for detectives to quiz the boy.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting 44180406858.