4:32 pm, Thu 28 Feb 2013
Tributes paid to Wrexham pensioner Glynis Solmaz
Glynis Solmaz has been described by her daughters as 'popular and bubbly' with 'a huge heart'
Credit: Family / North Wales Police
The family of a pensioner found dead at her Wrexham home eight days ago have paid tribute to her.
Glynis Solmaz, 65, was discovered by police at her Caia Park estate home on February 20.
Daughters Donna and Paula said they were 'absolutely devastated' at the loss of their mother, whom they said would be 'very deeply missed'.
They added: “Mum was a very popular, bubbly person with a huge heart. We have been overwhelmed by the kindness and support from family, friends and neighbours and we would like to thank each and every one of them, as well as North Wales Police, for all the compassion shown to us.”
Two men today appeared before a crown court judge charged with murder and conspiracy to burgle. They were remanded in custody.
11:30 am, Wed 27 Feb 2013
Two appear in court charged with Wrexham murder
The body of 65-year-old Glynis Solmaz was found by police at her Wrexham home on February 20
Two men have appeared before magistrates this morning charged with the murder of a Wrexham pensioner.
The body of 65-year-old Glynis Solmaz was found by police at her home on Wrexham's Caia Park estate on February 20.
Alexandros Weatherill, 23, and Christopher Curran, 34, appeared before magistrates to face a charge of murder. They also face a charge of conspiracy to steal.
Both men spoke only to confirm their names and addresses during a short hearing.
They will appear before a crown court judge in Caernarfon tomorrow for a bail hearing.
Two other men have been charged with conspiracy to steal. They will appear at Mold Crown Court on March 8.
9:18 pm, Tue 26 Feb 2013
Two men charged with the murder of Wrexham grandmother Glynis Solmaz
North Wales Police have charged two men with the murder of a 65-year-old woman from Wrexham.
Glynis Eileen Solmaz was found dead at her home in Caia Park last Wednesday.
Alexandrous Weatherhill, 23, and Christopher Curran, 34, have both been charged with her murder and conspiracy to burgle.
Two other men - Christopher Natt, 52, and David Lovell, 29 - were also charged with conspiracy to burgle.
All four will appear before Wrexham Magistrates Court tomorrow morning.
12:34 pm, Tue 26 Feb 2013
Four men questioned on suspicion of murder
Glynis Eileen Solmaz
Credit: Family/ North Wales Police
A photo has been released of Glynis Eileen Solmaz from Wrexham who was found dead last Wednesday.
Four men continue to be questioned by North Wales Police on suspicion of murder.
Police were called to a property in Bryn Hafod where they found the body of the 65-year-old.
5:32 am, Tue 26 Feb 2013
Three men arrested over Wrexham death
Three more men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a woman in Wrexham.
Police were called to a property in Bryn Hafod last Wednesday where they found the body of Glynis Eileen Solmaz, 65.
Yesterday, Police were granted a further 24 hours to question a 23-year-old Wrexham man who was arrested on Friday 22nd February.
2:45 pm, Sun 24 Feb 2013
Investigation continues following Wrexham death
Police were called to the home of 65-year-old Glynis Solmaz on Wednesday morning
North Wales Police have been given extra time to question a man arrested on suspicion of the murder of a Wrexham pensioner.
Glynis Solmaz, 65, was discovered at her home in Caia Park on Wednesday morning.
DCI Mark Hughes said: “Search warrants have been executed at various addresses in Wrexham and the investigation is progressing well with a number of lines of inquiry. I would again appeal for help from the community."
8:28 am, Sat 23 Feb 2013
Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Wrexham
A man from the Wrexham area has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Glynis Eileen Solmaz, 65, who was found dead in her home in Caia Park in the town on Wednesday.
North Wales Police says the man is in his twenties.
4:21 pm, Wed 20 Feb 2013
Wrexham woman's death treated as suspicious
North Wales Police is now treating the death of a woman at a house in Wrexham as suspicious, and appealing to the public for information.
Officers were called to a house in Bryn Hafod at 10.02am this morning, and found the body of Glynis Eileen Solmaz, 65.
The cause of death is unknown, and a post mortem examination is due to be carried out.
We are currently treating the death as suspicious, but the cause has yet to be determined.
We are keen to speak to anyone who may have seen Ms Solmaz anytime since the weekend, up to this morning.
Anyone with information is asked to call Wrexham CID at North Wales Police on 101.
– DI Iestyn Davies, North Wales Police
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