Police investigate suspicious death in Bala - updatecrimestoppers logo


At approximately 5.40pm on Saturday 10th November 2012 North Wales Police were called to a flat in Plassey Street, Bala, Gwynedd where they discovered the body of the resident, a 42 year old East European man.  A man in his 20’s, also East European was arrested later that evening in a near by address on suspicion of murder.


The deceased has been formally identified but until his family have been informed his details are not being released.  HM Coroner for North West Wales has been informed.


During the early hours of this morning, Monday 12th November 2012, four further people, three who are local to Bala and one further East European, were arrested in connection with assisting an offender and are currently being interviewed at a local Police Station.


The man arrested on suspicion of murder appeared before Prestatyn magistrates this morning where a warrant of further detention will allow Police further time questioning him.


Police are asking anyone in the vicinity of Plassey Street, Bala on Saturday 10th November, or anyone who may have any information regarding this incident to contact them on 101 or via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.