A MURDER investigation has been launched following the discovery of a body in Clase, Swansea on the weekend.
South Wales Police are investigating the death of a 48-year-old man in Clase.
Police were called to a property on Hill View Crescent shortly after 10.30am on Saturday, May 20.
A 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.
Formal identification is due to take place.
Detective Inspector Stuart Prendiville said: “Clearly, this incident will cause shock to the close knit community of Clase.
“I want to assure the community that an early arrest has been made and there will continue to be an active police presence in the area as we progress our enquiries and seek to reassure the community.
“We are appealing to anyone with information is asked to please contact us quoting occurrence number 2300163576.”