Probe launched into sudden death of mother and son

Police are investigating after the sudden death of a mother and son at a house in south-west Wales.

Gwendoline and John Bound were found dead on Thursday evening in High Street, Abergwili in Carmarthenshire.

Dyfed-Powys officers said they are treating the deaths as ‘unexplained’ and they are not being linked to coronavirus at this time.

In a statement, police said: ‘It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John David Bound and Gwendoline Christine Bound. The family wish for their privacy to be respected in their time of grief.’

A spokesperson added: ‘Officers are currently investigating the circumstances of the deaths, which are being treated as unexplained.

‘They are not being linked to Covid-19 at this time.

‘Next of kin and HM Coroner are aware.’