The daughter of a 58-year-old man who died in Warrington on Sunday 4 August has today (Wednesday 7 August) paid tribute to him.
Mark Bradbury was found at 9.56pm at an address on Station Road in Poulton-with-Fearnhead, Warrington.
She said: “Mark was a family man, life and soul of every party, generous and loyal. Everyone who knew him is suffering from immense heart ache. A lover of sport, dogs and his daughter, Mark will be greatly missed as he is loved.”
The family has asked that the media respect their privacy at this difficult time.
Yesterday (Tuesday 6 August), Cheshire Police launched a murder investigation following the death of Mark Bradbury, of Station Road, in Poulton-with-Fearnhead.
Detective Inspector Sarah Oliver, of Cheshire Police's Major Investigation Team, said: “The investigation continues to be in its early stages and our enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding Mark’s death.
“We have been conducting house-to-house enquiries, exploring CCTV and a number of officers remain at the scene.
“There are also local officers in the area to provide reassurance to the community and I would encourage anyone who has any information or concerns to speak to them.”
Mark's family are being supported by specialist officers.
If anyone has any information please call Cheshire Police on 101 quoting IML 476959 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
You can also provide information online at https://mipp.police.uk/operation/07CH19D14-PO1