Police investigating reports of unusual smell in Portsmouth

POLICE are investigating an unusual smell reported in Portsmouth and the surrounding areas.

Sunday, 15th October 2017, 9:55 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 1:02 pm
Police are investigating the cause of an unusual smell in Portsmouth and surrounding areas. Picture: Shaun Roster Photography www.shaunroster.com

Hampshire Constabulary said in a statement on their Facebook page they are working with partners to identify the cause.

It said: ‘We’re aware of a reported unusual smell in the areas of Gosport, Portsmouth, Fareham, Netley, Southampton and the Isle of Wight.

‘We’re working with our partners to investigate the cause.’

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The police are working alongside Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service and the National Emergency Gas Service.