Published on Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 at 3:11 pm.

Man remains in Custody after Turners Avenue Gosport Fire


A man is still in Custody being questioned by Police after a house fire broke out in Gosport.

Fire crews and Police rushed to Turners Avenue in Gosport last on Friday evening after reports that two young children has been left home alone in the property.

Fire Crews Smashed down the door of the property and found a small fire on the stairs.

A 41-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of arson at the scene after returned to the property believed to be to drunk he remains in custody.

A Six year and Nine year old girls who were uninjured are after fleeing the property on Turner Avenue, Gosport at about 8.40pm are being cared for by Neighbours,

The 41-year-old man from Gosport believed to the Partner of Rachael Redford has been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life.

The property was also being used as a puppy farm. With reports from neighbours that the property contained of over 40 small dogs.

Police and Fire Arson specialists working with Scene of Crime officers spent most of the evening at the property gathering evidence in and outside the property.

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