THE family of a Stalybridge man who was fatally stabbed in Oldham have paid tribute to him
Just before 3am on Thursday, March 25, police were called to reports a man had been stabbed on Flora Street, Oldham.
Emergency services attended, a 39-year-old man – now formally identified as Stephen Taylor from Stalybridge, was taken to hospital in a critical condition where he sadly passed away.
Paying tribute to him, Stephen’s family said: “Stephen was a loving and adored son, father, brother and grandson.
“Our hearts are broken, and our lives are devastated.
“We ask the press and the public to respect our privacy at this time.”
Six people, aged between 24 and 66, were arrested on suspicion of murder have since been bailed, and enquires remain on ongoing.
Anyone with information should call 0161 856 8483 quoting incident 236 of 25/03/2021. Details can be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.