Murder investigators continue search off M27

Police are continuing to search the M27 after a man was found with fatal stab wounds.

Friday, 31st March 2017, 8:58 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 8:19 pm
Police are investigating a murder

Last night a cordon was in place between junction 5 and 7 westbound as officers searched the area.

It comes after Shkelzen Dauti, 21, known as Genny, was found dead in Gilpin Close, Southampton, on March 11.

A spokeswoman yesterday said: 'We have temporarily closed part of the westbound carriageway of the M27 between junction 7 and junction 5 while we carry out enquiries as part of Operation Siskin, the investigation into the murder of Genny Dauti.

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'Specialist officers will remain on scene today (Thursday, March 30) and tomorrow, Friday, March 31.

'We are making every effort to ensure there is minimal disruption to road users.'