Dead Bridgend man named as Kevin Hier - murder suspect remains in police custody
THE man who died in hospital after being found collapsed at his Bridgend house has been named by South Wales Police as 50-year-old local man Kevin Hier.
A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of his murder.
Mr Hier was found at an address in Heol yr Ysgol in Tondu, Bridgend. He was taken to Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend, where he was pronounced dead.
Officers said the death was reported at 7.46pm on Wednesday. The road was closed off while police investigations take place.
The 26-year-old arrested is currently in custody at Cardiff Bay Police Station and an incident room has been set up at Bridgend Police Station.