Merseyside Police can confirm an investigation is underway after the body of a man was found at a house in Irby this morning, Friday, 13 February.
At around 9.20am, officers were called to a house on Thurstaston Road following a report of concern for the safety of a man inside.
Emergency Services attended and found the body of a man inside the property.Â He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers found evidence of a small fire in part of the house, although this had extinguished before officers arrived.
A joint investigation with Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service is underway.Â At this stage, officers are treating the man’s death as unexplained.
His next of kin are in the process of being informed and a post-mortem examination will be carried out in due course to establish the cause of his death.
Anyone with information about the incident can call officers on the 101 number.