The family's agony over the "murdered" 32-year-old father of two young daughters after being stabbed to death in the Birmingham street – before the attacker "fled in a taxi".
- Dale Grice, 32, was killed in Kingstanding, West Midlands, on Saturday
- The father of two was stabbed and declared dead at the scene
- 37-year-old construction worker Ravinder Heer will appear before the judges today
The family of a man who was stabbed to death last weekend said they were "overwhelmed with grief" when they paid tribute to the young father of two.
Dale Grice was killed in Kingstanding, West Midlands, around 7 a.m. on Saturday before reports say that two men and one woman fled the scene in a taxi.
Despite the efforts of the paramedics, the 32-year-old, who had two daughters aged six and eight, was pronounced dead on the street.
Dale Grice was killed in Kingstanding, West Midlands over the weekend
The 32-year-old, who had two daughters aged six and eight, was pronounced dead at the scene. Pictured, police forensic at the address
In a statement released by the West Midlands Police, his family said they were "overwhelmed with grief."
They said: & # 39; Dale was very popular and loved by everyone; He didn't have bad bones in his body.
He had an infectious smile that would light up a room, and now he is lighting the sky.
& # 39; His family and friends are devastated. He leaves behind his eight and six year old daughters, his sisters, his mother, his aunts and uncles and his Nan.
"He will be missed very much by everyone who knew him."
A man who was arrested from an address in Hamstead shortly after the stabbing charges
The 37-year-old construction worker Ravinder Heer from Walsall will appear before the magistrates of Birmingham today. Pictured the scene
A man was arrested shortly after the knife stab at an address in Hamstead.
The 37-year-old construction worker Ravinder Heer from Walsall will appear before the magistrates of Birmingham today.
Detective Inspector Caroline Corfield of the Armed Forces Homicide said, “We sympathize with Dale's family at this very sad time. We have specialized officials who will support you after hearing such terrible news.
"Although we have charged a man with Dale's murder, our investigation is ongoing and we still welcome information about the circumstances surrounding his death."