Police launch murder probe in Basingstoke

Police have launched a murder investigation after a man’s body was found in South Ham, Basingstoke.

Officers from Hampshire Police were called to Russell Howard Park in South Ham at 1.21am today. They remain at the scene this morning carrying out a number of enquiries.

If you know anything about this incident, please call us on 101, quoting Operation Dance.

There’s likely to be some disruption in the area throughout today, Police have asked the public so please bear with them.