Man stabbed to death inside London pub

A man has been stabbed to death inside a pub in west London.

Officers were called to the Star & Scorpion pub on Uxbridge Road, Ealing, at just before midnight on Saturday.

The victim, believed to be in his 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Scotland Yard said a murder investigation had been launched.

The man’s family have been informed and will be supported by specialist officers, the force added.

Ealing stabbing
A murder investigation has been launched after the incident (Jonathan Brady/PA)

No arrests have been made at what police said was an “early stage” of the investigation.

Witnesses are urged to contact police on 101, referencing 8656/23jul, or to call Crimestoppers if they wish to remain anonymous.