Missing John Ankers: Body found in Wirral woodland
- 23 January 2013
- From the section Liverpool
Police looking for a man who went missing from his Wirral home at the weekend said a body has been found.
John Ankers, 28, was last seen when he left his home on Sandfield Road, Upton, for his job at a branch of Blockbuster in Birkenhead on Sunday morning.
Officers said a body was found by a member of the public in woodland near Arrowe Park Hospital at 11:00 GMT.
Formal identification has not yet taken place and detectives are treating the death as unexplained.
A spokeswoman said crime scene investigators were at the scene and the investigation is in its early stages.