THE father of Stone man Connan McLeod who died after a serious stab wound has spoken of the family’s pain over the loss of their son.
Robert McLeod said he and his family were struggling to come to terms with the loss of Connan, 22.
But they added they were thankful for the help the public had provided.
He said: “Words cannot explain how we feel at this moment in time, at the loss of Connan. Family and friends are at a loss for words.
“We would like to thank the police for their quick response and support, also family and friends, and all the people of Staffordshire for sharing the information from the police website, to help bring a conclusion to the incident, also for their words of condolence and support at this tragic time.”
Connan died from a serious stab wound after an incident in Whitemill Lane, Stone, at around 12.20am on Saturday.
Daniel Allott, 26, of Bagots Oak, Stafford, appeared before magistrates at Cannock on Monday 14 April charged with murder. He was remanded in custody to appear at Stafford Crown Court tomorrow.
Two 20-year-old men remain on police bail while the investigation continues.