两个孩子的父亲心理医生, 54, dies two weeks after he was attacked in historic park as two men and a girl, 16, remain in custody charged with attempted murder
A top psychiatrist and father of two has died two weeks after he was attacked in a history park.
在布特公园遭到“恶毒袭击和折磨”, 54, from Cardiff Bay was left fighting for his life following the early hours attack in the grounds of Cardiff Castle.
He tragically died on August 5 at the University Hospital of Wales, 加的夫, 16 days after the attack – leaving behind his devastated family.
太严重了，他死了 – including a 16-year-old girl – have been charged with attempted murder. The charges are expected to be reviewed following his death.
在布特公园遭到“恶毒袭击和折磨”, 54, 已经死了 16 days after he was left fighting for his life following an attack in the grounds of Cardiff Castle in the early hours
太严重了，他死了 – including a 16-year-old girl – have been charged with attempted murder. 图为: Police officers at the scene
The consultant psychiatrist worked for Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust and was described as a ‘loving father of two.’
在声明中, “在勇敢地与癌症作斗争后，我们怀着极大的悲痛宣布汤姆去世: ‘We are distraught to announce the untimely death of Dr Gary Jenkins, who was a loving father of two wonderful daughters.
‘He lived his life happily with love, 音乐, creativity and dedication to his profession.’
South Wales Police say it is not currently looking for anyone else in connection with the assault on July 20 at Bute Park in the grounds of Cardiff Castle.
Detective Chief Inspector Stuart Wales confirmed the attack on Dr Jenkins (图为) will now be progressed to a murder investigation
Detective Chief Inspector Stuart Wales said: ‘We are aware of the sad passing of Dr Gary Jenkins and our thoughts are with his family and friends at this time.
‘We are liaising with both the Crown Prosecution Service and HM Coroner in respect of his death and this matter will now be progressed as a murder investigation.
‘I would like to thank the public for their valuable assistance as we continue to investigate the circumstances of this incident.
‘While the three people have been charged, we are still appealing for information. No matter how minor the information might seem, it could be crucial to our investigation.
The charges against the three are expected to be reviewed as a result of Mr Jenkins’s death. 图为: A section of the park is cordoned off as police carry out their investigations
Detectives are keen to hear from anyone who was in Bute Park during the early hours of July 20, particularly anyone near the Millennium footbridge between midnight and 1.20am.
两名男子, 在她被拍到拥抱她的同伙杰森爱德华兹之前，她在公园里死去之前, 25, and Lee William Strickland, 36, both from Cardiff, appeared before Cardiff Magistrates’ Court on July 26.
A 16-year-old girl, who cannot be named because of her age, appeared before Cardiff Youth Court on July 28.
All three had been charged with attempting to murder Dr Jenkins, remanded in custody and are due to appear at Cardiff Crown Court on August 23.