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Man arrested in Weston-super-Mare on suspicion of murder

PUBLISHED: 16:32 30 September 2017 | UPDATED: 16:33 30 September 2017

A police appeal has now been launched.

A police appeal has now been launched.

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A man has been arrested in Weston-super-Mare in connection to the death of a 26-year-old woman.

The man was detained by police in Weston after the woman’s body was found 55 miles away from the town, at a house in Cardiff.

The body was found at around 10.25am on Thursday.

Police arrested a 46-year-old man in Weston on Thursday evening in connection with the investigation.

The Mercury understands South Wales Police charged the man yesterday (Friday) and he appeared at Cardiff Magistrates’ Court for a brief hearing today (Saturday) and he is now due to appear at Cardiff Crown Court on Monday.

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