Wales

Man arrested after woman murdered, boy injured in Flint

Map showing town of Flint

A man aged 27 has been arrested after a 30-year-old woman was murdered and a young boy critically injured at a house in Flintshire.

North Wales Police said they were made aware of a disturbance at Cae Hir in Flint at around 0130 BST on Sunday.

Officers found the woman's body and a young boy with serious injuries.

North Wales Police said the boy is in a critical but stable condition in Alder Hey Hospital in Liverpool.

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The man under arrest remains in custody, a force spokesperson said.

Officers are carrying out house-to-house inquiries in the area.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who may have been in the Cae Hir area between 0030 and 0130 BST on Saturday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Mold CID on 101 or 0845 6071001 (Welsh ), 0845 6071002 (English) or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 or by texting 66767.

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