Carl Sargeant found 'hanged at home', inquest told

The father-of-two, from Connah's Quay, North Wales, was suspended from the Labour Party over allegations of "unwanted attention, inappropriate touching or groping".

He was found dead at his home four days later.

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Labour MP backs calls for independent Carl Sargeant inquiry

A Labour MP for Wrexham has written a letter to First Minister Carwyn Jones supporting calls for an independent inquiry into the death of Carl Sargeant.

In his letter, Ian Lucas, said there are 'a number' of questions that need to be answered.

The former Welsh Government minister was sacked last week after allegations about his personal conduct. He was found dead at an address in Connah's Quay, North Wales, on Tuesday.

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