An Andover woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder, following the death of an 84-year-old Andover man.

Police were called to the home of Malcolm Cox in Bell Road, Andover on Tuesday morning (15th November 2016), where he was found with lacerations to the back of his head.

Mr Cox was taken to North Hampshire Hospital in Basingstoke, where he sadly died from his injuries on the morning of Wednesday 16th November 2016.

A 38-year-old woman from Andover was arrested on suspicion of murder and has been released on bail until 7th March 2017.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting ‘Operation Bib’, or alternatively, to contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, where information can be left anonymously.

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