Next of kin appeal. April 23rd, 2013 onscene Latest News Shares Comments NEXT OF KIN APPEAL – JOHN MULLIGAN Merseyside Police is appealing for the next of kin of 73-year-old John Mulligan to contact Sefton Coroners Office. Mr Mulligan was found dead at his home in Stile Hey in Thornton on April 18. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death. Mr Mulligan may have had relatives in Liverpool and anyone who can help the coroner trace his next of kin is asked to call 0151 777 3481. Related Comments comments!