Man charged with murder following serious assault in Gorseinon

A man has been charged with murder after the death of a 64-year-old man following an assault at The Station Hotel in Gorseinon on Sunday, May 26.

 

39-year-old Christopher Cooper, from the Maritime Quarter, Swansea, has been charged in connection with the death of Kelvin Evans, from Gorseinon.

 

Mr Evans’ family has said: “We are devastated at the tragic and senseless loss of our wonderful, loving, funny son, brother, uncle, and friend to so many.

 

“We are trying to come to terms with this whole situation and ask that we are given time to grieve in private as a family.”

 

Detective Inspector David Butt said: “We would like to thank the community for their assistance with this investigation. Christopher Cooper will appear at court in due course.

 

“Mr Evans’ family are aware of the new charge, and continue to receive the support of specially-trained officers.

 

“We continue to appeal for any witnesses to this incident who were either inside the Station Hotel or outside the property.”

 

Anyone with information can contact South Wales Police quoting reference: 2400172904.

 

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