Two men from Basingstoke have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of Jason Williams was found in South Ham.
Police confirmed yesterday afternoon that a 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
Earlier, a 34-year-old man from Basingstoke was arrested on suspicion of murder.
Both men are currently in police custody.
A post-mortem-examination has confirmed that 41-year-old Jason Williams, of St Peter’s Road, South Ham, was killed by a single stab wound to the chest.
Mr Williams’ next-of-kin are being supported by specialist officers.
Officers were called to Russell Howard Park at 1.21am on Tuesday following reports of a body being found.
Detective Chief Inspector Dave Storey said: “We are working hard to try and find out who is responsible for this serious crime.
“I am appealing for anyone who has any information which may help my investigation, to get in touch.”
If you can help, call 101 quoting Operation Dance.