A local man has been arrested following the sudden death of a Llandysul woman on Monday morning.

Police cordoned off part of the town as officers began an investigation into the sudden death of a 65 year-old woman, whose body was discovered in a property in High Street.

A 59 year-old man was arrested as part of the enquiry and taken into custody.

A Dyfed-Powys Police spokesman said: “Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the sudden death of a 65 year old woman from the Llandysul area, whose body was discovered at a property in High Street, Llandysul on Monday morning, March 3.

“A 59 year old man from the Llandysul area has been arrested as part of enquiries and is in police custody.”