MP Mike Hancock's son arrested after fight outside home

The 37-year-old son of MP Mike Hancock has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a photographer outside the family home. In footage filmed by ITV News, the son was hit moments earlier by a car thought to be being driven by his mother.

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Hancock's son involved in altercation with photographer

Mike Hancock was declining to come out of the family home in Portsmouth this morning to respond to allegations that he sexually assaulted a vulnerable constituent.

His adult son was not so reticent. He got into a fight with one of the waiting photographers, who was left with a bloodied nose.

Mr Hancock Jr has just been taken away by police for questioning.

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