A MAN was found dead at home by his mother in a village near Winchester.

Mark James Watson, 42, was pronounced deceased at Westfield House in Crawley on July 9.

A post mortem report states the preliminary cause of death as incised wounds to the neck. No further detail was given at the inquest opening.

The full inquest will be heard on March 10 after being adjourned by area coroner Rosamund Rhodes-Kemp.

A complete post mortem report by Home Office pathologist Dr Basil Purdue will be sent to Winchester Coroner's Office in the next few weeks.