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Man found dead in garden is named

The body of Robert Sempey was discovered yesterday. Credit: Merseyside Police

Police have identified a man found dead in a back garden in Merseyside.

Robert John Sempey, 37, was discovered on Beilby Road in Haydock yesterday.

Tests have revealed he died from stab wounds.

Detectives are questioning a 33-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman on suspicion of murder.