Police called to Canning Dock at 5:40am
Merseyside Police is investigating after the body of a man was discovered at Canning Dock in Liverpool this morning (Tuesday, July 17).
Emergency services were called to the dock at around 5.40am after receiving a report of a body in the water.
Police are currently treating the death as unexplained. A post-mortem will take place to establish the cause of death of the man, who is believed to be in his 50s.
Formal identification has yet to take place and his next of kin are being sought.
Anyone with any information is asked to call Merseyside Police on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
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