Murder charge over body in boot

A man from Cheshire has been charged with the murder of his wife. Her body was found in the boot of a car in St Asaph, Denbighshire.

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Court appearance for man accused of wife's murder

A 57-year-old man has appeared before magistrates in Llandudno charged with the murder of his wife, whose body was found in the boot of a car.

John Yates, from Warrington in Cheshire, is accused of killing his wife Barbara, who was 49. Her body was found in the boot of a car outside a police station in St Asaph, Denbighshire on Wednesday.

In court, Mr Yates spoke only to confirm his name, address and date of birth. He has been remanded in custody and will appear at Mold Crown Court on Monday.

Man charged with murdering his wife

57-year-old John Yates, from Warrington, has been charged with the murder of his wife Barbara Yates.

Ms Yates was found in the rear of a vehicle on July 18 in St Asaph.

Mr Yates has been remanded in custody and is due to appear before magistrates in Llandudno tomorrow morning.

Investigations by Cheshire Police and North Wales Police are said to be continuing.

St Asaph investigation continues

North Wales Police have confirmed that the 57 year old Warrington man being questioned in connection with the death of a woman, also from the town, was married to the victim.

The body of the 49-year-old female victim was found in the boot of a car outside the police building.

The man was arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody at St Asaph.

Cheshire man held in St Asaph over murder

North Wales Police are continuing to question a man in St Asaph arrested on suspicion of murder.

Yesterday afternoon, they were given an extra thirty-six hours to question the man, who is from Cheshire, after he visited a police building on the St Asaph Business Park on Wednesday evening.

The body of a 49 year old woman, who police say was known to the suspect, was discovered in a car outside the building.

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