Man, 18, found dead in square in Portsmouth as cops launch ‘murder’ probe | The Sun

POLICE have launched a murder probe after a teenager was found dead in a town square.

Emergency services were rushed to the centre of Portsmouth at around 11pm on Saturday.

There they tragically found the body of an 18-year-old.

Police said the teen's death was being treated as suspicious and quickly launched a probe, arresting three teen boys on suspicion of murder.

However, the teens, aged 15, 16, and 17, have since been released.

Officers remained at Guildhall Square in the hours that followed.

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The force said: "We understand that news of this will be concerning for residents so please speak to our officers who will be in the area today.

"Detectives investigating would be keen to from anyone in the area at the time who may have information that could assist our investigation.

"If you were near to the Guildhall, or have any mobile phone footage or images, or CCTV please contact us on 101 with reference 44230305889."

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