South West Wales

Jonathan Thomas Swansea death: Daniel Shepherd in court

Jonathon Robert Thomas and Daniel Jason Shepherd
Image caption Jonathan Robert Thomas died after Sunday's incident and Daniel Jason Shepherd has appeared in court over the death

A man has appeared in court charged with manslaughter after a reveller died following an incident in Swansea in the early hours of Sunday.

Former Swansea RFC player Jonathan Thomas, 34, was taken to Morriston Hospital where he later died.

Daniel Jason Shepherd, 23, from Skewen, Neath Port Talbot, spoke to confirm his details and was remanded in custody at Swansea Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

He will appear at the city's crown court on 13 November.

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