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Teenager questioned over murder of 71 year old man

Forensic teams at Dixon Avenue in Newton Le Willows Credit: ITV Granada

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a pensioner in St Helens.

Merseyside Police say the death of a 71 year old found at an address on Dixon Avenue in Newton Le Willows is being treated a s "unexplained".

A post mortem is taking place to find out how the elderly man died.

Detectives say they're questioning a 17 year old from Newton le Willows in connection with the inquiry.