North West Wales

Trial date set for Bangor murder accused Kieren Roberts

Henry Ayabowei
Image caption Henry Ayabowei died after Bangor nightclub incident

A trial date has been set for a man accused of murdering a man outside a Gwynedd nightclub.

Kieren Roberts, 26, of Maesgeirchen, Gwynedd, appeared at Caernarfon Crown Court on Thursday over the death of Esinkumo Ayabowei.

Mr Ayabowei, known to his family as Henry, was found unconscious outside Peep nightclub, in Bangor on 2 April and later died.

A two-week trial listed to start on 30 October.

In a tribute released on Thursday through North Wales Police, Mr Ayabowei's family said he was a "loving partner" and a "devoted father" to his two daughters.

Image caption Kieren Roberts was remanded in custody ahead of a trial later this year