Second murder charge over John Williams Swansea death

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CCTV image of John "Jack" WilliamsImage source, South Wales Police
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Following Mr Williams' death, police released CCTV images of him out shopping

A second person has been charged with the murder of a 67-year-old man in Swansea.

John "Jack" Williams was found dead at his home on Pentre-Chwyth Road on Saturday, 31 March.

Gemma Owen, 31, appeared before Swansea magistrates on Saturday on a murder charge and was remanded in custody.

Later, 45-year-old Simon Cairns, from Swansea, was also charged with Mr Williams's murder and will be brought before the court on Monday.

South Wales Police said it had also arrested a 41-year-old man on suspicion of murder and a 57-year-old man on suspicion of assisting an offender.

A 48-year-old man, who has been held on suspicion of harbouring an offender, remains in police custody.

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John Williams was found dead at his house on Pentre-Chwyth Road on Saturday