A dedicated and committed police officer has been killed in an assault in Liverpool. He was murdered because he was a police officer it is believed.
Police Constable Neil Doyle was murdered in the early hours of this morning by disgusting criminals because he and other lads who are also cops were celebrating a christmas drink with were attacked.
Scum bags identified them and launched a viscous attack.
Merseyside Police were called to reports of an assault at 3.15am reporting three men had been attacked in a nightclub in the city centre.
All the men were taken to hospital where sadly one man died who has been named as PC Doyle.
The attack occurred on Colquitt Street, near the Aloha Club.
A murder investigation has been launched and the area has been sealed off for forensic examination.