Cope Road murder victim named

10/01/2024

A post-mortem examination has identified a preliminary cause of death as traumatic brain injury

The man who died following an attack in Banbury last week has been named as 39-year-old Neil Comins.  

Thames Valley Police were called to Cope Road at around 3.20am last Wednesday (January 3) following a report that a man had been assaulted.   Mr Comins was taken to hospital but subsequently passed away.

A Home Office post-mortem examination revealed a preliminary cause of death as traumatic brain injury.

Mr Comins’ next of kin continue to be supported by specially-trained officers.

A 48-year-old man from Banbury was arrested on suspicion of murder.   He has been bailed until 21 March.

A second Banbury man, who’s 39, had been bailed following his arrest on suspicion of murder.   He has now been re-arrested and remains in police custody.


Published: by Banbury FM Newsteam

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