Police search car movements after Pencoed murder

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Police have launched a murder inquiry after the death of a 44-year-old woman.

Officers were called to Tybryn Terrace in Pencoed, near Bridgend, late on Sunday evening following concerns by family members.

A 45-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

South Wales Police have appealed for information about the movements of a black Peugeot 307 car from Sunday afternoon.

The force wants to know information about the car, registration KO 04 VDA, between 14:00 BST on Sunday and 12:30 BST on Monday.

Det Supt Paul Hurley, head of the specialist crime investigations team at South Wales Police, said: "We are appealing to the public who may have seen this car to contact us.

"We want to piece together a picture of the movements of the vehicle during that time."

The force said anyone with any information about the incident should call 01656 306099 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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