A MAN’S body was found in the River Mersey.
Police received a report of a body spotted in the river near Riverview Road, Wallasey, just after 10am on Thursday.
Police and a lifeboat attended the scene and recovered the body of a man, believed to be in his 50s, from the water.
He has not yet been formally identified.
A police spokesman said: “The death is being treated as unexplained.”