Andover murder arrests after man found in street

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Police found the victim in an alleyway next to St Paul's Church Centre in Andover

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man who died after being found injured in the street.

The 28-year-old victim, from London, was found in an alleyway off Smannell Road, Andover, Hampshire, at about 01:00 BST.

He was taken to hospital but pronounced dead on arrival.

Two women, aged 32 and 47, and two men, aged 37 and 46, remain in custody.

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Officers said residents would see a lot of police activity over the coming days

Hampshire Police has appealed for information about suspicious activity in the area during the early hours of the morning or late on Thursday night.

Det Ch Insp Ben Chivers said: "Residents in Andover will see a lot of police activity in the area today and throughout the weekend.

"We will be carrying out house-to-house inquiries, as well as undertaking an extensive search of the scene."

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The alleyway has been cordoned off by police

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