UPDATE: Murder Investigation in Cwmbran - deceased named

On Tuesday 10th September 2019, officers responded to reports of a man found deceased at a property on Kidwelly Road in Cwmbran. He can now be named as 76 year old Thomas Gallagher from Cwmbran.

A 55 year-old man, from the Cwmbran area was arrested at the scene and he has since been charged with murder. He will be appearing at Cardiff Crown Court tomorrow, Friday 13th September.

Detective Superintendent Leanne Brustad who is leading the investigation said, “The cordon around the property in Cwmbran has now been lifted and I’d like to thank local residents and the community in Cwmbran for their support and patience.”