Body found in block of flats at Trem-Y-Cwm, Beddau.
South Wales Police can confirm that they have recovered a body concealed in plastic wrapping from the grounds of a block of flats at Trem-Y-Cwm, Beddau.
Officers are currently trying to identify the male body and to determine the time and cause of death.
Detective Superintendent Paul Hurley said: “A priority for us is to identify whose body it is and to find out how he died.
“We would appeal for anyone who has concerns for the welfare of a male friend, relative or neighbour who has, uncharacteristically, not been seen or heard from in a number of weeks to get in touch with us.”
A Home Office Post Mortem examination will be carried out today to try to establish the cause of death.
Anyone who has any information is urged to contact the Incident Room on 01656 306099 quoting reference number 1500435794.
Alternatively Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.