North West Wales

Murder arrest after David Kingsbury stabbed in Old Colwyn

Police at scene

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was stabbed to death in Old Colwyn, Conwy county.

North Wales Police was called to an address in the Bryn Heulog area at 20:30 GMT on Thursday and David Kingsbury, 35, was found dead nearby.

A 38-year-old woman from Old Colwyn is being questioned by police.

Police are appealing for motorists "who may have had active dash-cams operating in their vehicles" to come forward and help their enquiry.

Officers said they were interested in hearing from anyone who may have seen or heard a couple arguing in Bryn Heulog, Llysfaen Road or Abergele Road between 19:00 and 21:00 on 5 January.

A post mortem examination revealed Mr Kingsbury died from a single stab wound.

Insp Kelly Isaacs said: "We would like to reassure the local community that Old Colwyn is a very safe place, with instances of violence, particularly of this nature, being extremely rare."

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