Two Arrests Over Murder In Bursledon

5 December 2018, 07:52


A woman and man arrested on suspicion of murdering a 73-year-old, in Bursledon near Southampton, have been bailed.

He was found dead at a home in Boundary Road on Monday morning.

Detectives arrested a 38-year-old man and woman aged 63.

Initial tests into the victim's cause of death have been inconclusive.

Hampshire Pplice said:

'We continue to investigate following the death of a 73-year-old man at home on Boundary Road, Bursledon.

'We believe this took place between 10.30pm on Sunday 2 December and around 12.45am on Monday 3 December.

'The Home Office post mortem examination was inconclusive pending laboratory examinations. This process may take a number of months.

'As part of our enquiries, we arrested a 63-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man on suspicion of murder. They have been bailed until 1 January 2019.'

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and quote 44180450761.