A WOMAN who was found stabbed to death in a Southampton home has been identified.

Cristina Ortiz-Lozano, aged 28, of Spear Road, Southampton was found fatally wounded at the address just before 10pm on September 21.

A post-mortem examination has confirmed that Cristina died of "multiple stab wounds".

A murder investigation was launched and a 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of her murder.

The man remains in hospital at this time receiving treatment for injuries it is believed he sustained during the incident.

He will be questioned by officers in police custody once he is well enough to be discharged.

Anyone with information can call police on 101.