Teenager admits killing Birmingham dad Troy Paul
A 16-year-old boy has admitted stabbing a father-of-one to death.
Troy Paul, 23, died after the attack in the Kingstanding area of Birmingham on 8 July.
The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, entered a not guilty plea to a charge of murder but admitted manslaughter.
The youth, who also admitted a charge of possessing an offensive weapon, will be be sentenced at Birmingham Crown Court later this month.
Mr Paul had a young son with his partner Kerrie, who described him as her "soulmate".