Body on beach: Man due in court

The identity of a man whose headless torso was discovered on Southsea beach has been named. A 46-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder remains in custody.

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Torso: Man due in court on murder charge

A man will appear in court today after a torso was found on Southsea beach.

David Peter George Hilder, aged 46, of Richmond Road, Southsea, faces one charge of murder

It follows the discovery of the torso of 30 year-old David Guy. Mr Hilder will appear at Portsmouth Magistrates' Court.

Police are continuing to examine an address in Richmond Road, Southsea for potential forensic evidence.

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