The family of Thomas Grace, who was fatally stabbed in Prescot, on Tuesday night, have issued a tribute
At around 9.30pm on Tuesday the ambulance service requested assistance after 54 year-old Thomas was found in Beaconsfield, Prescot, having sustained a serious stab wound. He was taken to hospital but died a short time later.
A 31 year-old man, Dale Murray, who is of no fixed abode, has been charged with his murder.
In a tribute Thomas' family said
"Our beautiful, kind and gentle Tommy has been cruelly, savagely taken away from us.
"Our mum’s only son adored his children and lived for his family. It wasn’t his time to go.
"Please if anyone knows anything however small we beg you to contact the police."