South East Wales

Man arrested over pensioner murder in Ogmore Vale, Bridgend

Police car at scene in Ogmore Vale

A man has been arrested following the murder of a 73-year-old man and the attempted murder of a 21-year-old woman in Bridgend county.

Police said the man, from Ogmore Vale, died some time between Sunday, 15 May and Monday, 16 May.

They were alerted after the attempted murder was reported at about 22:45 BST on Sunday.

A 49-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder.

The woman has been treated for non-life threatening injuries.

South Wales Police is appealing for information.