North East Wales

Wrexham 'murder': Nicholas Churton suffered 'head trauma'

Nicholas Anthony Churton
Image caption Nicholas Anthony Churton was found dead on Monday

A former wine bar owner who is believed to have been murdered, died from head trauma, an inquest has heard.

Nicholas Anthony Churton, 67, was found dead at an address in Crescent Close, Wrexham, at 08:20 BST last Monday.

An inquest into his death was opened and adjourned on Monday, with the provisional cause of death detailed.

Jordan Davidson, 25, will appear before Mold Crown Court on Tuesday charged with murder, robbery, burglary and offences against police officers.

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