Hampshire Constabulary - Operation Bureau
Hampshire Constabulary have launched a murder investigation following the death of a woman in Portsmouth.
Details of Incident
Hampshire Constabulary have launched a murder investigation following the death of a woman in Portsmouth. We were called to an address in Kingston Crescent just before 10pm December 17th by paramedics following the death of a 32-year-old woman.
Her next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.
A 48-year-old man, from Portsmouth, has been arrested on suspicion of murder. He remains in custody at this time.
Our officers will remian at the scene today as our investigation into the exact circumstances of what happened continue.
We understand that news of this will be concerning for residents so please speak to our officers who are in the area today. At this stage we believe that this is an isolated incident.
If you would prefer to speak to someone, please call 101 and ask for Hampshire Constabulary, quoting reference 44190453399 or Operation Bureau.
Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their online anonymous form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, calls cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.