Investigation is ongoing as security operative and policemen have launched a murder investigation after a woman was attacked at Southport TUI travel agent.
Cops detained a man at the scene, and forensics are carrying out an analysis of the area. Eyewitnesses say that 10 police cars are present.
There is a heavy police presence at the scene, and the area has been cordoned off
Merseyside Police said in a statement: “Merseyside Police can confirm a murder investigation has been launched following an incident in Southport today, Saturday 13th January.
“Officers were contacted at 1.25pm 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.
“The woman’s next of kin have been informed.