Two men will in appear in court today (Thursday) charged with wounding, false imprisonment and blackmail in Llanidloes.

Wayne Butler, aged 36, and Stephen Dixon, aged 51, both of Valentine Court, were arrested following a serious incident in Valentine Court, Great Oak Street, on Monday (July 17).

Both have been remanded to Mold Magistrates' Court on Thursday morning (July 20).

Dyfed-Powys Police said no-one else is being sought in connection with the incident at this time.

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Following the report to police on Monday afternoon, officers were in the area which continued throughout Tuesday.

A spokesperson for the force said: "Dyfed-Powys Police would like to thank the local community for their patience and apologise for any disruption caused."

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have seen or heard anything in the Valentine Court area between 3am and 4.30pm on Monday.

Anyone with information that could help officers with their investigation is asked to report it to Dyfed-Powys Police, either online at, by emailing, or by calling 101.

If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111, or visiting Quote reference: 23000645903.