South East Wales

Cardiff Queen Street: Vigil for couple found dead

Vigil

About 150 people attended a vigil in memory of a couple found dead near the shop where they worked in Cardiff city centre.

Friends and relatives of Zoe Morgan, 21 and Lee Simmons, 33, lit candles during the vigil at Hailey Park, Cardiff.

The couple were found dead near the Matalan store in Queen Street early on 28 September.

Earlier on Monday, Andrew Saunders, 20, of no fixed address, appeared in court charged with their murder.

He appeared via video link and was remanded in custody at Cardiff Crown Court. He will appear again on 19 December.

Another vigil is due to be held at Grangetown on Wednesday night.

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