A man has been charged with the murder of Yuriy Kozak.
Shortly after 4.30pm yesterday, Tuesday 1 January 2013, police received a report that a man had been stabbed at a flat on Rodney Street, Salford.
Emergency services attended and found Yuriy, 46, had suffered a serious stab wound. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
Andrij Senechko (10/06/66), of no fixed address, is charged with murder and is due to appear at Salford Magistrates Court on Friday 4 January 2013.
A 45-year-old has been released without charge in connection with the murder but released on bail until Wednesday 9 January 2013 for assisting an offender.
A post mortem examination concluded that Yuriy died from a single stab wound to the neck.