Man's body found in Woolton Woods
The body of a man was found in Woolton Woods this afternoon.
Police were called to the area shortly before 4pm today to concern for the safety of a man.
Emergency services attended but the man was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.
People in the area reported seeing as many as five police cars and two ambulances in the area at the time.
One man told the ECHO: “Major police presence at Woolton Woods. Can’t see what is going on but they are in the middle of the trees.”
Merseyside Police have confirmed that the man has been identified and his next of kin have been informed.
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