North West Wales

Murder arrest after body is found at Colwyn Bay house

A policeman stands outside the house in Colwyn Bay
Image caption A policeman stands outside the house in Llanelian Road

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found at a bungalow.

Police were called to an address at Llaneilian Road in Colwyn Bay, Conwy county, in the early hours of Wednesday.

Officers discovered the body of a 61-year-old man at the three-bed property.

A man who was living at the house was arrested on suspicion of murder and is being detained at St Asaph police station.

North Wales Police said a number of witnesses were assisting officers with their inquiries.

A post mortem examination will be carried out on Wednesday morning.

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