A murder investigation is underway after the body of a man was found in a flat.
Emergency services were called to Feltwood Close in West Derby at around 5.30am on Sunday, December 19.
Merseyside Police confirmed they were called following reports that a man’s body had been found.
A police spokeswoman said a man in his 40s was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two men, aged 30 and 26, and a woman, aged 20, from Liverpool, have been arrested on suspicion of murder.
They were taken to a police station in Merseyside for questioning by detectives and remain in custody.
The scene on Feltwood Close is located just a few streets away from a separate and unrelated murder investigation which was launched on Princess Drive this morning.
A murder investigation was launched after a man was stabbed to death in the early hours of Sunday.
Merseyside Police said officers investigating the two incidents have confirmed they are not linked.
A police spokesperson said: “At around 5.30am this morning (Sunday 19 December) emergency services were called to a report of a man’s body found at a property in Liverpool.
“A man in his 40s had sadly been found dead at a house on Feltwood Close. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
“Two men aged 30 and 26 and a 20-year-old woman from Liverpool have been arrested on suspicion of murder.
“They have been taken to a police station on Merseyside for questioning by detectives and remain in custody.
Anyone with any information which could assist our investigation is asked to DM @MerPolCC or @CrimestoppersUK on 0800 555 111 quoting log 268 of 19 December 2021.
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