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Two arrests in alleged Kingsway ‘crow bar’ assault

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South Wales Police have arrested two men following reports that a 49-year old man was was found with a head injury close to the Potter’s Wheel pub on Swansea’s Kingsway in the early hours of Sunday morning (10 July).

Witnesses to the assault described two men walking away from the scene, one of whom was carrying what was described as a ‘crow bar’.

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Daniel Croft, aged 36, from Waun Wen, Swansea, and 32 year old Joshua Morris, also from Swansea, have been charged with Section 18 – GBH with intent.

Daniel Croft has also been charged with possession of an offensive weapon. They have been remanded into custody.

South Wales Police Detective Inspector Gareth Jones said: “I would like to thank members of the public for their assistance with this incident and to reassure the local community that we are not looking for anyone else in connection to the assault”.

The 49 year old victim remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital.

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Have you seen Leon? Police appeal for sightings of missing 13 year-old

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South Wales Police are appealing for sightings of a missing 13 year-old boy from Cymmer.

Leon was last seen on Saturday 6 August at around 10.30am.

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He is 5ft 5″, has a slim build and brown, short hair.

Leon was last seen wearing a black Nike tracksuit and black trainers.

He has links to the Blaenymaes, Townhill, Gendros and Port Talbot areas.

South Wales Police are asking anyone who may have seen Leon, or who has information which will help them find him, to contact them quoting occurrence number 2200263806 online or by calling 101.

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Police want to speak with this man in connection with Wind Street bar assault

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South Wales Police are appealing for help to trace a man they would like to speak to as part of their four month-long investigation into an assault at Bambu Beach Bar on Wind Street in Swansea city centre.

Police say the incident took place at around 2.15am on Sunday 17 April.

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Two men were assaulted at the bar in the attack.

Officers says they would like to speak to the man pictured as he may have information that could assist with their enquiries.

Anyone with information on who this man may be is asked to contact South Wales Police online quoting reference number 2200126141.

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Two Swansea men jailed for drug offences

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Two men from Swansea have been jailed after being caught supplying drugs in the city.

David Lewis, 49, from Cwmbwrla and Kyle Andrews, 31, from Cwmrhydyceirw, were arrested after officers from South Wales Police identified them as being involved in the supply of crack cocaine and heroin.

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It was uncovered that both men were in possession of a number of mobile phones advertising the sale of drugs.

They were charged following their arrest on January 27 for conspiracy to supply Class A drugs – crack cocaine and heroin.

Both men pleaded guilty to the charges and were sentenced at Swansea Crown Court on Friday 29 July to four years imprisonment each.

Lewis was also sentenced for two separate offences of possession with intent to supply heroin and possession of heroin, all of which will run concurrently.

A spokesperson from South Wales Police said: “This case is just one example of how our Organised Crime Team in Swansea and Neath Port Talbot is tackling suspected drug dealing in the community.

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“We can, and regularly do, act upon the information provided to us by the public, so please keep it coming.

“Anyone with suspicions or information about illegal drug supply is urged to contact South Wales Police online.

“Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111. In an emergency, always call 999.”

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