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Prescot shooting: Victim named as Christopher Honnor

A man who was shot dead at flats on Merseyside has been named as 40-year-old Christopher Honnor.

Mr Honnor was shot in the chest at a property in Warrington Road, Prescot, on Thursday morning.

A man, 43, and a woman, 41, from St Helens were arrested on suspicion of murder and illegal possession of a firearm. They remain in custody.

A woman, 37, from Prescot, arrested on suspicion of illegally possessing a firearm was released without charge.

Merseyside Police said detectives were carrying out house-to-house inquiries and forensically examining the scene.

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