Knotty Ash murder: Police name man found dead

Paul Thorbjornsen
Image caption Paul Thorbjornsen's family said he was a loving son

A man who was found dead in Liverpool has been named as Paul Thorbjornsen.

Mr Thorbjornsen, 46, was found at a house in Dalemeadow Road, Knotty Ash, after a man flagged down a police car saying he believed his friend had died.

The man, aged 52, was subsequently arrested on suspicion of murder on Saturday.

A statement from Mr Thorbjornsen's mother Veronica Lambert said: "Our Paul was a loving son and brother, who would never hurt anyone."

Merseyside Police said the arrested man was picked up at about 04:30 GMT on Saturday in Park Road, Toxteth, after telling officers the pair had a row in the early hours of Friday.

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