Search for murder victim 25 years on

Police investigating the murder of a Merseyside office worker a quarter of a century ago are carrying out an exhumation.

A man's serving life for killing Helen McCourt in 1988 but her body was never found.

Mel Barham has the latest:-


No body found in McCourt hunt

Merseyside Police have confirmed that a body found after carrying out an exhumation at St Aidan’s Church, Billinge, is not that of Helen McCourt who was murdered in February 1988.