The sisters of a carpenter who died after allegedly being stabbed in the heart with a broken beer bottle have paid tribute to their “beautiful” brother.
Cameron Smith, 26, was found with life-threatening injuries at 6:55 p.m. on Wednesday near Seaford train station, southeast of Melbourne’s city center.
Mr Smith, from Langwarrin near the Mornington Peninsula, was treated by paramedics on Station Street but died on the scene.
Taylah and Chantelle Smith were “broken” by the shocking death of their brother.
Cameron Smith, 26, was found with life-threatening injuries at 6:55 p.m. on Wednesday near Seaford train station, southeast of Melbourne’s city center
Mr Smith’s troubled family (pictured) have spoken about their kind and loving son
“My brother was the kindest, most generous, hardworking, and loving person you could ever meet,” Taylah told the Herald Sun.
Chantelle said, “There are no words about how we feel.
“There won’t be a day when I won’t think of you. You had such a life to live and loved by so many. ‘
Two teenagers were charged with the death of Mr Smith.
A 21 year old was arrested.
19-year-old Jack Ledlin appeared on audiovisual link in Melbourne Magistrates Court on Friday for the brief hearing after he was charged with murder.
His attorney, Brett Barratt, told the court that his client was taking medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.
His lawyer said Ledlin had been on prescribed medication since he was young.
His next appearance in court is planned for March 2021, the Australian reported.
A 17-year-old boy was also charged with affronts who intentionally caused injuries and committed bail offenses.
He is expected to appear in front of a children’s court on Friday afternoon.
19-year-old Jack Ledlin appeared on audiovisual link in Melbourne Magistrates Court on Friday for the brief hearing after he was charged with murder (police at the scene).
A 21-year-old woman was arrested Friday for the death of Mr Smith.
She remains in police custody.
Police claim Mr Smith, who worked as a carpenter, was stabbed to death after stepping in to defend his girlfriend Natasha Stroumos, who was allegedly verbally abused by a group of teenage girls, The Herald Sun reported.
He was allegedly attacked by a group of men before he was allegedly stabbed in the heart with a broken beer bottle.
Witnesses were disturbed when they saw the young man ask for help.
Mr. Smith’s family have shared their grief after the death of their “kind and loving” son.
In honor of Mr Smith, floral tributes were left near Seaford Railway Station (pictured above)
“He had everything he could live for, he was a doer, a hard worker, he had a heart of gold, he would help anyone, anytime, he was just a fantastic kid,” said his mother Michelle Smith.
‘He had everything he could live for. He was a maker, had a heart of gold and would help anyone anytime, ”his father Mick Smith told The Herald Sun.
‘He was a fantastic kid. He was a great young man. He wanted to work for himself and become a registered builder.
He wanted a family and his life was wiped out in minutes.