Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Chandler's Ford 'woodland sex offences' suspects bailed

Woodland off Falkland Road
Image caption An area of woodland was sealed off on Monday

Four people have been released on bail until March after they were arrested on suspicion of sexual offences.

The three men and a teenage girl were arrested when an area of woodland was sealed off by police in Hampshire.

A member of the public called officers after a number of tents were found on Monday on land off Falkland Road, Chandler's Ford.

The men, aged 19, 20 and 26, and a 17-year-old girl have been bailed until 22 March. They are from the local area.

Image caption Forensic officers examined a number of tents at the scene

Police also said a fire was reported to have been started in the area.

A spokeswoman for Hampshire Constabulary said it appeared to be an isolated incident.

No further details were given.

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