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Portsmouth teenager house death: Oliver Blatcher identified

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Image caption Police carried out inquiries on roads close to Sackville Street on Saturday

A teenager who died after being found with serious injuries in Portsmouth has been named as Oliver Blatcher.

The 18-year-old from Estella Road was found by paramedics at a property in Sackville Street early on Saturday. He died later in hospital.

Police said a post-mortem examination was inconclusive and the death is being treated as "unexplained".

Two Portsmouth men, aged 28 and 32, arrested on suspicion of murder, were released pending further inquiries.

Police said officers had carried out inquiries in different areas of Portsmouth as they believed Mr Blatcher could have been assaulted earlier in the evening.

Image caption The 18-year-old was found with "significant injuries" at a property in Sackville Street

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