Teenagers arrested in Basingstoke murder probe

Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of an 18-year-old man in Hampshire.

Police were called to a property in Frescade Crescent, Basingstoke, at about 14:30 BST.

The man, who was from Basingstoke, had suffered a cardiac arrest. He was taken to North Hampshire Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A 14-year-old girl and 16-year-old boy remain in custody, Hampshire Constabulary said.

Police said they were making house-to-house inquiries but were not looking for anyone else in connection with the death.

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