23-year-old man accused of murdering a beloved father following a struggle in Dagenham has appeared in courtroom.
Stephen Goodman, 60, was discovered fatally injured within the early hours of Sunday.
Police had been referred to as following stories of a struggle on the junction of Ford Highway and Broad Avenue at about midnight. Regardless of efforts by paramedics Mr Goodman was pronounced useless on the scene.
Connor Coveley, from Dagenham, was charged along with his homicide and appeared on the Outdated Bailey through videolink on Thursday.
He was remanded in custody to seem on the similar courtroom on 3 November for a plea listening to.
Two different males – aged 26 and 36 – had been arrested on suspicion of homicide however have been launched on bail pending additional enquiries.
“I’ll miss and love you eternally dad”, wrote Mr Goodman’s daughter in a touching picture tribute on social media.
“I miss your snicker, your smile and them silly dad jokes and it doesn’t matter what you advised me day by day of my life that you simply beloved me and I’ll at all times love you”.
A pal additionally paid transferring tribute to him, writing: “He was at all times 100% the pal you wanted. Fly excessive.”