A 49-year-old Wrexham man has been sentenced to 14 weeks in prison after shouting obscenities during a minute silence being held at a vigil for the Manchester bombings.
Steven Barry Ellis was arrested at the vigil in Wrexham on Friday night.
He appeared before Wrexham magistrates court on Saturday and was sentenced immediately.
The immediate sentencing of this man demonstrates that this type of behaviour will not be tolerated in North Wales.
- Independent 26 (-2)
- Labour 12 (no change)
- Conservatives 9 (+4)
- Plaid Cymru 3 (+1)
- Liberal Democrats 2 (-3)
Labour actually won 23 seats on Wrexham council back in 2012 but the party's group of councillors has been drastically reduced by defections to the independents.
Andrew Atkinson, who hopes to become Wrexham's first ever Conservative MP next month, has scored a major personal triumph in the local elections. He captured Gwesyllt from Labour, taking 73% of the vote.
- Independents 14
- Labour 5
- Conservatives 4
- Plaid Cymru 2
- Liberal Democrats 1
- Independents 10
- Labour 2
- Conservatives 2
- Plaid Cymru 2
- Independents 6
- Labour 1
- Conservative 1
- Plaid Cymru 1
Labour have lost the Bryn Cefn ward of Wrexham to the Conservatives. There's also been an independent gain from Labour in Garden Village.
The first results have been declared. in Wrexham, Labour have lost the Rhosnesni ward to an independent.
But in Flintshire, the party's held on in Queensferry.
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North Wales Police is appealing for help to find a woman missing from Wrexham.
33-year-old Jodie Coles, from the Acton area, is 5ft 6 and was last seen wearing a green jacket, blue jeans, black trainers and glasses. Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting ref V060477.