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Man charged with murder after Birmingham tram stop stabbing

Anthony Banting Credit: British Transport Police

Detectives investigating the death of Anthony Banting at a tram stop in Birmingham have charged a man with murder.

Alaeldien Ahmed is accused of killing Mr Banting, 57, at Soho Benson Road in Winson Green on 31 March. The father of four died from multiple stab wounds shortly after getting off a tram at 4.40pm.

The 26-year-old, of Eva Road, Winson Green, was arrested on Friday in connection with Mr Banting's death. He is due to appear before Birmingham Magistrates' Court tomorrow.

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