A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder following a sudden death in Barry.

South Wales Police have confirmed that a 53-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after officers were called to a property in Barry in the early hours of this morning (Sept 3).

Officers were called to West Walk, Barry at approximately 1am this morning after the sudden death of a male.

The investigation is ongoing and officers are still at the scene.