Funeral prayers will be said later in memory of Mohammed Saleem, the grandfather from Birmingham who was murdered as he walked home from evening prayers in April.
75-year-old Mr Saleem was stabbed three times in the back yards from his home, near to the mosque on Green Lane on 29th April. A £10,000 reward for information has been offered by Crimestoppers.
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