A man has appeared in court in Mold charged with the murder of Craig Maddocks at a pub in the centre of Wrexham.
At a special sitting of Flintshire Magistrates' Court, Francisco John Prevete, 45, of Weale Court in Wrexham, spoke only to confirm his name and personal details during the short two minute hearing.
He was remanded in custody and will appear at Mold Crown Court on Monday for a bail hearing.
Mr Maddocks, 34, from Llay, was pronounced dead after police were called to the Cambrian Vaults in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
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