Man found dead in Liverpool hotel room

A 29-year-old man has been found dead in a hotel room in Liverpool.

Merseyside Police said Thomas James Thompson was discovered at about 0900 BST by staff at the Manor Hotel, Edge Lane, on Sunday.

Detectives have not released the results of a post-mortem examination but said they believe Mr Thompson was murdered.

Police want to hear from any taxi drivers who may have picked up a fare at or near the hotel early on Sunday.

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