Liverpool murder probe as man, 65, found strangled

  • 4 September 2010
  • From the section Liverpool

A murder investigation is under way in Liverpool after 65-year-old man was found strangled at a house.

Officers discovered the victim after being called to a property on Green Lane in Stoneycroft on Wednesday afternoon.

A post-mortem examination carried out on Friday night revealed the cause of death was strangulation.

Officers are carrying out house-to-house inquiries and a forensic examination of the scene is continuing.

The man's next of kin are currently being informed of his death and investigations are continuing.