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Man appears in court charged with murder of a married father

A man has appeared in court today accused of the murder of a 27-year-old married dad who died following an alleged attack outside a nightclub in Bangor.

Henry Ayabowei died in the early hours of Saturday morning. Credit: Family photo

During a three-minute hearing, 26-year-old Kieran Roberts, of Maesgeirchen in Bangor, was remanded in custody by magistrates at Llandudno charged with the murder of Henry Ayabowei on April 2nd.

Father-of-two Mr Ayabowei, of Llangefni, Anglesey, known to friends as Henry Esin and nicknamed 'Romeo', played soccer for local sides on the island.

He died in hospital at Stoke-on-Trent after being found unconscious outside the Peep nightclub Bangor in the early hours of Saturday.

Mr Roberts will appear at Caernarfon crown court tomorrow.

Man in hospital with head injuries - brother arrested

A man is due to appear in court on Boxing Day following what police describe as "a serious assault" on his brother.

Officers were called to an address in Tyn y Gongl on Anglesey at 3.30am on Saturday morning.

A 28-year-old man was taken to Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor by ambulance with head injuries.

A 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and has since been charged with grievous bodily harm.

Jamie Warner of Maes Goronwy, Tyn y Gongl is due to appear before a special court at Caernarfon Magistrates tomorrow.

Please listen to the North Wales Police warning - domestic abuse will not be tolerated.

– Detective Sergeant Dafydd Curry
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