A man from Liverpool will appear in court later, charged with murder.
Paul Thorbjornsen's body was found at a house on Dale Meadow Road in Knotty Ash on Saturday.
52 year old John Penlington of Strathmore Road, Tuebrook, is due to appear at Liverpool City Magistrates.
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