Cynthia Beamond murder: Police get more time to question suspects
- 1 July 2014
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country
Police have been granted more time to question two suspects over the murder of a Halesowen grandmother.
Cynthia Beamond, 80, was found dead at her home in Juliet Road on Sunday after a two-day search. Police said her body had been "carefully concealed".
A man, 32, and woman, 23, have been arrested on suspicion of her murder.
West Midlands Police said they had been given until Wednesday morning to continue questioning the pair.
Mrs Beamond's car, a silver Vauxhall Astra with the registration T419 MDA, is still missing and police have appealed for help to locate it.
They are also trying to trace a television, red Hewlett-Packard laptop and other items which have gone missing from her home.