BREAKING: A body has been found outside Liverpool University halls
It was discovered on Brownlow Hill
This article has been updated here.
Emergency services are on the scene after the body of a man was found at the top of Brownlow Hill at around 7:55am this morning.
He was discovered left in bushes at the junction of Brownlow Hill and Crown street.
An investigation has been launched after a member of the public reported seeing the body of a man in his 30s at the junction.
Police have said the death is being treated as suspicious and the area has been cordoned off.
A Merseyside Police spokesperson said: “ Merseyside Police can confirm that emergency services are in attendance after the body of a man was found in the Brownlow Hill area this morning.
“At around 7.55am, a member of the public reported seeing a body of a man in his 30s in bushes at the junction of Brownlow Hill and Crown Street.
“Police and ambulance are in attendance.
“This is initially being treated as a suspicious death and a cordon is in place at the location while enquiries continue.”
*This story is breaking and will be updated as information comes in.