A man has denied the murder of 54-year-old Tommy Grace in Prescot.
Dale Murray, 31, of no fixed address, entered a not guilty plea when he appeared at Liverpool Crown Court yesterday (Tuesday).
Mr Grace died after suffering a single stab in Beaconsfield, Prescot, in October last year.
Murray has also denied a wounding charge relating to a seperate incident two month earlier.
He was remanded in custody to await a trial scheduled to start on Wednesday, March 21.