Andover murder Lucy Rushton
Lucy Rushton, also known as Lucy Dyson.

Hampshire Police are in a position to confirm the name of a woman who died following an incident in Suffolk Road, Andover.

Local residents were already aware of the victim’s name, following several posts by her family and friends that flooded the internet over the weekend.

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Officers were called to a house shortly before 5.30am on Sunday 23 June.
Lucy Rushton, also known as Lucy Dyson, 30, of Suffolk Road, Andover, was found inside and was later pronounced dead.

Her next of kin have been informed and are currently being supported by specialist officers.
A post mortem examination concluded that she died as a result of multiple injuries.

A 28-year-old man from Andover has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.

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Our officers will remain in the Suffolk Road area in the coming days so we would urge members of the community to speak to them if they have any concerns.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting the crime reference number 44190216012.

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