Mid Wales

Murder inquiry as two bodies found near Machynlleth

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A murder inquiry has been launched after two bodies were found at a property in Powys.

Dyfed-Powys Police was called to an isolated property near Machynlleth on Sunday following reports of the sudden death of a 51-year-old woman.

During a search of the grounds, officers also found the body of a man.

Police said they are treating the woman's death as murder and are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

The coroner has been informed and a post-mortem examination for the man, 45, is due to be carried out on Tuesday.