Five arrested over man's fall from flat window

Five people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man fell from the window of a flat in Liverpool city centre.

Police found the man on the pavement at the junction of London Road and Hotton Road just after 04:00 BST.

He was taken to hospital with serious head injuries and is believed to be in a critical condition.

Three men aged 35, 40 and 44, and two women, aged 26 and 30, were arrested for questioning.

It is believed the man fell from a third floor property. Police have cordoned off the scene and house-to-house enquiries are under way.

Detectives are also examining CCTV from the area.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police.

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