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Police launch murder probe after body of man found in St Helens

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found at a house.

Police discovered the 35-year-old male victim following reports of an assault in Beacon Grove, St Helens, at about 02:20 BST.

A 33-year-old man from St Helens has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Merseyside Police said officers were in the process of confirming the man's identity and tracing his next of kin.

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