Frederic Pallade death: Clydach man charged with murder

A 47-year-old man has appeared in court charged with murder after a man died near Swansea.

Frederic Pallade was found dead when emergency services were called to Gellionnen Road, Clydach, on Wednesday.

The 48-year-old was a French national who had lived in Swansea for many years, South Wales Police said.

A Clydach man was remanded by magistrates in Swansea to appear before the city‘s crown court on 23 April.

Mr Pallade‘s family have been informed of his death and are being supported by specially-trained police officers.

Det Ch Insp Paul Giess said: “We are grateful to the community for their support while we continue this investigation, and I would like to reassure them that we are not looking for anyone else in connection with this incident.”