A MAN'S body has been recovered from the River Mersey today.
Merseyside Police were called by Liverpool Coastgaurd just after 10am this morning after reports a body had been seen near the coastline at Birkenhead.
The man is believed to have been in his late teens or early 20s.
His body was recovered from the water and brought to Liverpool, where a Home Office post mortem will be carried out tomorrow.
He has not yet been identified and Merseyside Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death.
Merseyside Police could not confirm whether it is 21-year-old Robbie Crofts, who has been missing since Sunday, August 28.
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