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Five arrested over body found in garden

Dawn raids on Merseyside Credit: Merseyside police

Police investigating the murder of Brandon Regan in Liverpool have arrested five men on suspicion of murder. It follows dawn raids on several properties this morning.

17-year-old Brandon Regan was found stabbed to death in a garden in Speke January.

The man aged between 22 and 32 have been taken to police stations for questioning by detectives. There have been a number of previous arrests but no one has been charged.

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Brandon Regan: man arrested and vehicle seized in murder investigation

17 year old Brandon Regan was found dead in a garden in Speke.

Detectives investigating the death of a teenager in Liverpool have arrested a man on suspicion of murder.

17 year old Brandon Regan was found dead in a garden in Speke.

A 21-year-old man from Widnes was arrested in Cheshire on suspicion of murder and has been taken to a police station for questioning by detectives.

A vehicle suspected of being used in the offence has also been forensically recovered pending further enquiries.

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Police appeal after arson in Speke

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an arson attack at a house on Merseyside.

Emergency services were called to Critchley Road, Speke at 10.45pm on Saturday following reports that the front door and kitchen window of the property had been set alight.

Minimal damage was caused and nobody was injured.

Officers believe that the offender was targeting a previous occupier of the house.

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