Murder in Suffolk Road Andover

A murder investigation has been launched in Andover.

Detectives are conducting an investigation following the death of a 30-year-old woman, from Andover, at an address in Suffolk Road.

A police helicopter is searching around Suffolk road area.

Officers were called to the property shortly after 5.30am today (June 23).

Formal identification procedures are ongoing however her next of kin have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

Detective Chief Inspector John McGonigle said: “Our thoughts are with the woman’s family and friends at this extremely difficult time.

“We are carrying out extensive enquiries so you will see a significant policing presence in the community.

“We understand that this news will be very upsetting for those living in the area, but I would like to reassure you that our officers are in the area conducting searches, carrying out house-to-house enquiries and following several lines of enquiry.

“At this stage we do not believe that there is an ongoing risk to the wider community but if you have any concerns please speak to our officers on patrol.”

No arrests have been made at this time.

If you have any information that may help our investigation please contact us on 101, quoting 44190216012, or Crimestoppers anonymously 0800 555 111.

If you have any information, please contact us on 101, quoting reference number 44190216012.

In an emergency, call 999.