THE family of a man who was murdered in Dukinfield have paid tribute to him.
At 12.15am on Thursday, May 23, police were called by the ambulance service to reports that a man had been stabbed at a property in Pennine Terrace on Peel Street, Dukinfield.
When officers attended, they discovered the body of a man who has since been formally identified as 37-year-old John Robinson.
Paying tribute, his family said: “John was a loving brother, uncle and friend who loved his family.
“Everyone loved him that knew him. He had a heart of gold, was funny and hard-working. John was a big Manchester United fan.
“The whole family are heartbroken and devastated.” .
Claire McMahon, 34, of Pennine Terrace, Dukinfield has been charged with murder.
She appeared at Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, May 28.