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Police arrest male wanted in connection with Southsea assault following appeal

You may have seen an  appeal yesterday to locate a man wanted in relation to an assault investigation in Southsea


Police believe that Masterton was last seen in the Southsea area at 7.20am today (17 August).


Officers have carried out extensive enquiries to locate him and are now turning to the public for assistance.


We are pleased to say that police have confirmed that a 25-year-old man from Southsea has now been arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm, threats to kill and criminal damage.


As always thanks to everyone who shared the appeal in an effort to locate the wanted male it really does help.