Merseyside Police can confirm a deceased teenager was found in a park in Whiston this afternoon (Thursday, 29 January).
At approximately 1pm a member of the public reported finding the teenager in Stadt Moer Park.
Police attended and found the 13-year-old boy who was declared dead at the scene.
His next of kin are in the process of being informed.
At this time there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.
Officers are working with the coroner to establish the full circumstances of the boyâ€™s death.