A WOMAN has been arrested overnight as police probe the murder of a 65-year-old man.

Detectives from North Wales Police, investigating the murder of a man in Colwyn Bay, arrested a 29 year old woman in connection with the incident.

A spokesperson for the force said: "We are still appealing for anyone who may have information that would assist our investigation to contact us."

The incident happened in the early hours of November 20. 

Officers from North Wales Police were called at 2.15am to reports of a single vehicle crash on Princes Drive in Colwyn Bay. Officers attended and following a short search of the area, a 33 year old man from Colwyn Bay and a 42 year old man from Widnes were arrested. They remain in custody.

North Wales Pioneer: Police officers and police forensic officers in Colwyn Bay.Police officers and police forensic officers in Colwyn Bay. (Image: Aaran Lennox)

Det Chief Inspector Sarah-Jayne Williams said: "We are appealing for anyone who may have been in the area of Bay View Road, Greenfield Road or Princes Drive, Colwyn Bay around 2am on November 20 to contact us. If any drivers have dashcam footage that could assist us.

"There will continue to be an increased police presence in the area whilst we continue our investigations, and I would like to thank local residents for the assistance they have already afforded us."


The family of the victim are being supported by specialist officers and the local Coroner’s Office have been informed.

Police are reminding members of the public that this continues to be a live investigation and have asked, for legal reasons, people do not speculate on social media. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police direct via their live webchat or on 101. Quote reference A183958