A man who was discovered dead in a property in Greater Manchester was just days away from celebrating his birthday, his grieving family revealed.
Police launched a murder inquiry after 63-year-old Jia Li Huang was found dead in a property in Urmston on Monday having suffered head injuries.
A man was tasered at the scene in response to his "aggressive behaviour" before being arrested on suspicion of murder, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said.
The 63-year-old, a British national with Chinese and Vietnamese heritage, was described as an "amazing" family man by his two daughters and son.
Officers discovered the victim's body after they were called to Atkinson Road, Urmston, at around 12.30pm on Monday to reports of concerns for the welfare of a woman with a head injury.
She was taken to hospital for treatment, while the arrested man remains in custody.
- Anybody with information should contact Greater Manchester Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
The family of a man who died in Urmston in Greater Manchester have paid tribute to him.
Police have named him as 63-year-old Jia Li Huang.
He was found after officers were called to Atkinson Road to reports of concerns for the welfare of a woman with a head injury.
Police investigating the death of a man in Manchester have arrested a man from Trafford on suspicion of murder.
The body of 29-year-old Andre Marshall was found last Wednesday morning next to a car in Manor Park in Urmston.
A post-mortem revealed he had died from gunshot wounds to his torso and leg.
Chief Superintendent Mary Doyle said:
“Last night, the team investigating Andre’s murder made an arrest and today detectives will be questioning this individual." “We will keep the community updated on the progress of this investigation and are still appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information, no matter how small, to please come forward and speak to us as soon as possible.”
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police on 0161 856 2491 or 101, or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
A man who was murdered in Urmston has been identified by police
The body of 29-year-old Andre Marshall was found at Manor Park on Wednesday with gunshot wounds to his torso and leg. His family have been informed.
A post-mortem examination established that Andre died from gunshot wounds.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police on 0161 856 2491, or 101, or independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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Dannell Dunkley, 35 of Gorton, has been charged with murder and attempt murder. He's due to appear at Trafford Magistrates' Court today.
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