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A 24-year-old London man cleared of any involvement in the death of 18-year-old Jonathan Hiles today told ITV Cymru Wales: "This is exactly what I needed to truly get on with my life."
Andrew Symeou had already stood trial for - and been cleared of - Jonathan Hiles' manslaughter.
Today, at Mr Hiles' inquest, Mr Symeou and his parents wept as the coroner said: "I do not know who the person was who killed Jonathan but I know that person was not Andrew Symeou."
But when Mr Hiles' father Denzil was asked if the inquest had provided him with any answers, he simply said: "No.... no."
The coroner in the Jonathan Hiles inquest today reiterated that a 24-year-old Londoner had nothing to do with the teenager's death.
Andrew Symeou wept as the court was told the person responsible is still not known. Mr Symeou had already been tried for - and cleared of - manslaughter.
Coroner Mary Hassell said: "I do not know who the person was who killed Jonathan but I know that person was not Andrew Symeou."
Earlier today Mr Symeou told Jonathan Hiles' father, Denzil: "I didn't kill your son. I'm not lying."
Mr Hiles, 18, died whilst on holiday in Zante in 2007.
A verdict of unlawful killing was recorded.
An inquest into the death of 18-year-old Jonathan Hiles has returned a verdict of unlawful killing.
Andrew Symeou, who stood trial for the manslaughter of Jonathan Hiles and was subsequently cleared, has told Mr Hiles' father: "I didn't kill your son. I'm not lying".
The friend of a man accused of killing Jonathan Hiles has told the inquest into the Cardiff teen's death that he was beaten by Greek police before being made to change his witness statement.
Christopher Kyriacou, who today gave evidence at Mr Hiles' inquest in Cardiff said the Greek police's account was "100% untrue".
Friends of an 18 year old killed while on holiday in Greece in 2007 have been telling an inquest what happened on the night he was injured in a nightclub. Jonathan Hiles from Cardiff died three days later.
A man from North London has been cleared of his manslaughter by a Greek court and Jonathan's family say his inquest has been a long time coming.
The father of a student from Cardiff who died whilst on holiday on the Greek Island of Zante has told his inquest that "Jon was my son and also my friend, his mother and I cared for him dearly."
Denzil Hiles said that "his life was tragically stolen from him while he was on holiday with friends in Zante."
"I was with Jon holding his hand when his monitor showed a flat line and he passed away."
Home Office pathologist Andrew Davidson also gave evidence to the inquest in Cardiff. He said Jon, who was not under the influence of drink or drugs, died of a head injury.
He said he "found evidence of blunt force trauma to the back of the head" but "there was also evidence of three fractures."
The inquest into the death of a Cardiff teenager on the Greek Island of Zante has heard that he died at a nightclub on the first day of his holiday.
Cardiff Coroners Court was told that Jonathan Hiles' killer has never been brought to justice.
The 18 year old was with friends partying on the island of Zante when he was allegedly hit in the face.
The inquest heard he was airlifted to hospital in Athens but died the day before his 19th birthday in July 2007.
Fellow British holidaymaker Andrew Symeou, 25, was arrested and tried in Greece but was cleared of any wrong doing.
He was in court alongside Jonathan's friends and family for the young hockey star's inquest.
An inquest is due to open today into the death of a Cardiff teenager in Greece in July 2007.
Jonathan Hiles, 18, was in a nightclub on the island of Zakynthos when he fell from a dance podium, suffering severe brain injuries.
Andrew Symeou, 22, from London, was cleared of manslaughter after standing trial in Greece.