Hampshire Constabulary

​Man charged after man died in assault at Southampton pub

News   •   Apr 22, 2019 20:57 BST

Detectives from our Major Crime team who are investigating the death of a man, following an attack in a Southampton pub on Friday (19 April), have charged a man.

Perry Cardy (52) was assaulted in the Bittern pub in Southampton, at around 9.50pm, Friday April 19, and sadly died on Sunday (21 April).

Harry Joyce, 27, of no fixed address has been charged with murder. He is due to appear at Southampton Magistrates Court tomorrow (Tuesday 23 April).

A 39-year-old man from Southampton, who was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder, has been released from custody but remains under investigation.

Anyone who saw the incident or has any information about what happened, who hasn't yet spoken to police, is asked to call 101 quoting Operation Bonham.