Women killed in travel agents named as Cassie Hayes

Cassie Hayes Credit: Social media

A woman who was killed in a travel agents in Southport has been named as Cassie Hayes.

Officers were contacted at 1.25pm on Saturday following reports that a 28 year-old woman had been injured at the Tui travel agents on Chapel Street.

The woman was taken to hospital where she subsequently died from her injuries. Her next of kin have been informed.

A 30 year-old man from the St Helens area has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is currently being held in custody.

It is believed that the incident was domestic-related.

Friends have paid tribute to Cassie.

I'll never forget the time we had working together in that shop, we'd literally be crying with laughter and holding each other up at points, she had a wicked sense of humour and always that cheeky little smile, she helped make that job one of the best times of my life, sleep tight beautiful, heaven most definitely has gained an angel.

– Friend Gordon Campbell