South East Wales

Peter Lewis murder case: William Jones accused of Roath stabbing

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Media captionPeter Lewis died in the early hours of Saturday

A 31-year-old man has appeared in court charged with murdering a Cardiff pensioner with learning difficulties.

William Stephen Jones appeared before Cardiff magistrates on Thursday accused of killing Peter Lewis, 68.

Police have said Mr Lewis was found with stab wounds in a communal hallway of his flat at Claude Road, Roath, in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Mr Jones, of Gold Street, Adamsdown, is due to appear at Cardiff Crown Court on 8 May.

He spoke only to confirm his name, age and address, before being remanded into custody.