We will be bringing you the latest from Prescot after reports of a shooting last night.

A police cordon can be seen at both ends of Brook Road on a new estate in Prescot.

A police van and car are also at the scene and an officer can be seen on the street.

We have asked police for official word as residents say there has been a shooting overnight.

We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story.

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Police seal off street

Latest pictures from Prescot where a police and a cordon remains on Brook Road amid reports of a shooting.

Police cordon off the Brook Road area of Prescot.
Police cordon off the Brook Road area of Prescot. (Image: Liverpool Echo)

We will bring you official word from police as we have it.

Police cordon off the Brook Road area of Prescot.
Police cordon off the Brook Road area of Prescot. (Image: Liverpool Echo)

WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR

Our crime reporter Joe Thomas will be bringing you updates from Prescot after reports of a shooting last night.

A police cordon can be seen at both ends of Brook Road on a new estate in Prescot.

A police van and car are also at the scene and an officer can be seen on the street.

The scene in Brook Road, Prescot
The scene in Brook Road, Prescot

We have asked police for official word as residents say there has been a shooting overnight.