Three weeks since the body of Delia Hughes was uncovered in her flat in Ocean Village, Hampshire Police outline their main lead.
Detectives investigating the murder of Hampshire pensioner Delia Hughes have hired crime profilers to aid the progress of their inquiry.
The family of Delia Hughes, have paid tribute their devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
A 37-year-old local man has been arrested in connection with the death of a woman in her 80s at Ocean Village in Southampton. The pensioner's body was discovered at her flat by a family member. About 60 police officers are involved in the murder inquiry. A post mortem is taking place today.
Hampshire Police are due to hold a press conference in the next hour after a woman in her 80s was found murdered at Ocean Village in Southampton. Her body was discovered by relatives last night. The cause of death is not yet known. About 60 police officers are searching for clues around the marina.
Hampshire Police have appealed for anyone who saw anything suspicious in the Ocean Village, Southampton, area on Saturday to contact them. They are particularly interested in talking to people in Ocean Way or Atlantic Close or Pacific Close. Do call them on 101 or ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111
Hampshire Police have told ITV Meridian the dead woman was found at 7.55 pm. The major investigation team were called in and a wide area around Atlantic Close was cordoned off. The woman's family have been notified. A post-mortem examination to establish the cause of death will be carried out.