Murdered Portsmouth teen named locally as Ollie Blatcher

Murdered Portsmouth teenager has been named locally as Ollie Blatcher

We send our thoughts and prayers to your many friends and family at this difficult and tragic time.

Ollie passed away at QA Hospital this morning after it is believed he was the victim of a brutal attack in the Guildford Road area of Fratton either late last night or in the early hours of this morning.

Anyone who can assist or anyone with any information, no matter how small, is asked to contact police on 101 immediately, quoting Operation Lighter, or call the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.