Second Wirral murder arrest

Merseyside Police has arrested a 37-year-old woman on suspicion of murder following the discovery of a man's body in New Brighton.

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Man charged with New Brighton murder

Mark Reissing was found with multiple injuries in New Brighton Credit: Merseyside Police

A man's been charged with the murder of a Merseyside dad who was found dead in an alleyway.

Mark Reissing's body was found with multiple injuries near Egremont Promenade in New Brighton.

Merseyside Police said they've charged Nazzareno Abela with murder and he will appear in court tomorrow.

A woman from Wallasey and a Liverpool man who were earlier arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender have been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Forty eight year old Mr Reissing was from Wallasey and is survived by a son.

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