Bala murder investigation

Police increase patrols in the town of Bala, Gwynedd, following the murder of Slovakian man Branislav Gula in the town on Saturday.

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Gwynedd murder suspect appears in court

Julius Hecko a 23-year-old Slovakian will appear at Caernarfon magistrates today charged with the murder of Branislav Gula who was 42.

Police were called to Plassey Street in Bala on Saturday where they discovered the body of 42-year-old Mr Gula, also from Slovakia.

Despite charging an individual with murder our enquiries are still very much on going. I would like to appeal to anyone in the community who may have witnessed events leading up to the evening of Saturday 10th November, or in fact anyone who can assist us complete a full picture and background to contact Police on 101

– Senior Investigating Officer DCI Andrew Williams

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