Teenage boy arrested over Cardiff murder

23 November 2018, 19:00 | Updated: 23 November 2018, 19:15

Heddlu Police officer

A teenage boy has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man in Cardiff.

The 16-year old is being questioned following the discovery of the victim's body in woodland in St Mellons.

Emergency services were called to the Brookfield Drive area on Thursday morning at 7.15am.

Detectives from South Wales Police believe the victim and the two men were all known to each other.

Officers are now looking to trace other suspect who they believe were involved in an incident before the man's death.

Detective Superintendent Richard Jones said: "This is a murder investigation and we're urging anyone who was in the Brookfield Drive area on Thursday November 22 from 6:30am to 7:15am who may have witnessed the incident or has further information to come forward.

"Anyone with information can contact South Wales Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."