A 50-YEAR old woman from Hambledon died of serious neck injuries, an inquest heard.

Mother-of-two Joanna Clare Thompson was found dead at her Vicarage Lane home on July 1.

A report by Dr Basil Purdue, Home Office pathologist, said the preliminary cause of death was sharp injuries and compression to her neck.

Senior coroner Grahame Short adjourned the inquest to January 17, 2020.

Police have arrested a teenager on suspicion of the murder of Ms Thompson, and they have been detained under the Mental Health Act.