Tragic death of Southport man in Liverpool City Centre June 8th, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Nick Sheard The body of a well-known Southport man Nick Sheard was found in Liverpool this morning. Police launched an investigation following the discovery in Liverpool city centre. Officers were called at 8.35am on Thursday after a call raising concern about the safety of a person in a side street close to Clayton Square. A patrol attended and found the body of a man believed to be in his 50s. The scene has been cordoned off for examination from the junction of Leigh Street with Parker Street to Houghton Lane’s junction with Houghton Street. Enquiries are underway in the area. A post-mortem will be conducted to establish the man’s cause of death. A spokesman for Merseyside Police said: “At this time the death is being treated as unexplained.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!