The family of a man who died in an alleged murder in Glenrothes have described him as "kind-hearted and loving".
Thomas Adams, 65, who was local to the town, died following a disturbance on Uist Road at around 7.10pm on Saturday.
His death is being treated as murder - a 29-year-old man has already appeared in court in connection with the death.
In a statement issued through police, Thomas's family said: "Thomas was a kind-hearted and loving husband, father, father-in-law, grandad and brother who will be sorely missed by all of his family and many friends."
Detective Inspector Christopher Mill said: "Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of Thomas.
"I would like to thank members of the local community for their assistance in this inquiry and to reassure them there is no threat to the wider public."