Woman held over New Brighton promenade death man

A woman, aged 37, has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a man was found lying on a Wirral street.

The man, in his 40s, was discovered by a member of the public at 05:50 BST on Egremont Promenade in New Brighton.

A post-mortem examination is due later on the man who had head injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

The area was sealed off by police who also carried out-to-house inquiries at addresses near the scene.

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