Investigation after 'unexplained' body find on Formby beach

Police are investigating after a woman's body was discovered on a Merseyside beach.

Officers attended Formby beach after a member of the public reported finding the body at about 08:50 BST.

They are currently treating the death as unexplained. Police said they were establishing the woman's identity and how she came to be on the beach.

A cordon was set up on the beach while officers recovered the body from the scene.

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