Body of man found in search for Colin Edwards

Merseyside Police has confirmed that the body of a man found near to Arrowe Brook Lane in Irby on Monday, 29 January, is that of missing 40-year-old Colin Edwards. 

Officers received a report that the body of a man had been found at around 1pm in the area of Arrowe Brook Lane where he was sadly pronounced deceased at the scene.

He has been formally identified as Colin Edwards who had been reported missing on Thursday, 11 January, and officers are supporting his family at this difficult time.

His death is not being treated as suspicious and the case has been referred to the coroner’s office.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to DM @MerPolCC quoting log 408 of Monday, 29 January.

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