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Murder investigation launched after man found dead in garden

Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a back garden in Haydock.

Officers were called to Beilby Road shortly after midnight and found the body of a man in his 30's.

A 33-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman, both from Haydock, have been arrested on suspicion of murder. Police are carrying out house-to-house enquires. A post mortem examination will be carried out to establish the cause of death.