A road was closed by police today (November 22) after blood was found outside a home.
Forensic specialist were in attendance as a police cordon was put in place on Avondale Road in Southport.
The investigation was launched after reports that blood was found outside an address.
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Merseyside Police said it was called at 11.30 to reports of “suspicious circumstances”.
A police spokesperson said: “Forensic, CCTV and house-to-house enquiries are being carried out by police to establish the full circumstances.
“Enquiries have been carried out at local hospitals and no injuries have been reported.
“Anyone in the Avondale Road area with any information is asked to DM @MerPolCC or message Merseyside Police Contact Centre on Facebook, quoting log 281 of 22/11.”
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