Father accused of son's murder

A man has appeared in court, charged with the murder of his son in the Llanrumney area of Cardiff. Neil Davies, 54, was arrested after Joshua Davies, 24, was found with stab wounds.

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Court appearance over Cardiff death

Joshua Reece Davies who died in hospital Credit: South Wales Police

Neil John Davies is due to appear at Cardiff Crown Court charged with the murder of 24-year-old Joshua Reece Davies. Police were called to a home in Llanrumney, Cardiff in the early hours of Sunday morning. Joshua Reece Davies was taken to hospital, but later died.

His family paid tribute to him saying "Joshua was a loving son, brother and grandson and will be sorely missed."

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Tributes to victim as man charged for Llanrumney murder

Joshua Reece Davies died after the incident on Sunday Credit: South Wales Police

A 54-year-old man has been charged with murder after the death of a 24-year-old man from Llanrumney, Cardiff.

Joshua Reece Davies died after an incident at an address in Cranleigh Rise in Llanrumney.

Neil John Davies was today remanded in custody by Cardiff Magistrates' Court. He is due to appear at Cardiff Crown Court on March 20th.

Joshua Davies' family have paid tribute to a 'loving son, brother and grandson'.

Murder investigation following death of Cardiff man

A 53-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man from Cardiff.

Police say they were called to an address in the Llanrumney area of the city in the early hours of this morning.

The 24-year-old man was taken to the University Hospital of Wales, where he later died.

I would like to reassure the community that a full police investigation is currently underway. We will utilise our extremely strong community links to fully understand the events that led to this tragic death.

– Detective Chief Inspector Dorian Lloyd

Police are appealing to anyone who has any information to contact South Wales Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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