Merseyside Police can confirm the death of a man in West Derby on Tuesday afternoon (25 September 2019) is not being treated a suspicious.
Officers were called to park land off Mab Lane at around 2.30pm following reports that a man had suffered a gunshot wound.
Police and the North West Ambulance Service attended the scene where a man was found to be unresponsive and he was pronounced dead by paramedics.
A firearm was recovered from the scene and is being forensically examined.
The man’s death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.
Specialist family liaison officers are supporting the family and the deceased has been formally identified.