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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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  1. Romilly Weeks

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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