Teenager arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with Fareham investigation
A TEENAGER has been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with a Fareham murder investigation.Â
Police investigating the murder of 29-year-old Michael Deary at Omaha Close in Fareham have arrested a 17-year-oldÂ from Gosport.
Michael's body was found in his flat in Omaha Close at aboutÂ 12.40pm on Monday after officers were called over a concern for welfare.
Det Supt Scott Clarke said: '˜We'd like to thank the community for all of their support so far, particularly the residents of Omaha Close.
'˜We're continuing to speak to people who knew Michael or lived nearby to understand his activity towards the end of last week.'
The 17-year-old isÂ in custody.
Fareham District Chief Inspector Sharon Woolrich said: '˜We understand that this is concerning for some of our residents.
'˜We've been visiting people living in Omaha Close with the housing provider to make sure we address any specific concerns in partnership.
'˜If anyone hasn't spoken to officers and would like to please do call us on 101, visit us at Fareham police station or emailÂ [email protected]'
Anyone with information that could help the investigation should call 101 quoting Operation Bic, alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
You can also make a report here.Â