This afternoon (Nov 25), detectives investigating the murder of June Fox-Roberts secured a warrant for further detention of the 25 year-old man arrested on suspicion of her murder.
Senior Investigating Officer Detective Superintendent Darren George:
“The investigation into the murder of June Fox-Roberts is continuing. I have a team of over 50 detectives working tirelessly on the investigation, the team also includes officers from specialist roles who are working around the clock to establish exactly what happened to June.
“I fully appreciate and understand the affect this murder investigation has had on the close knit community of Llantwit Fardre, I would personally like to thank all those who have come forward to date and assisted the investigation.
“June’s family continue to be supported by specially trained officers and I would ask that they be given time to grieve their loss in private.
“The 25 year old male who has been arrested remains in police custody as our investigation continues at pace.
“Once again I respectfully ask for people to refrain from speculating about what has occurred and please let the police investigation take its course.”