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Teenagers bailed over Alexander Newcombe murder

Two teenagers arrested on suspicion of murder after a man's body was found in a Cheshire garden have been released on police bail.

Alexander Newcombe, 23, from Liverpool, was found dead in the garden of a house in Hough Green, Widnes, at about 08:00 BST on Tuesday.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday and a 14-year-old boy taken into custody on Thursday.

Police are still appealing to anyone with information to come forward.

Officers want to speak to anyone who may know anything about a disturbance in the Avondale Avenue area on Monday evening, a spokeswoman said.

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