A man has died following a stabbing in North Harrow this morning.

Officers of Met Police were called at around 6.25am today to reports of a man stabbed in Pinner Road, North Harrow.

London’s Ambulance and Air Ambulance services attended the scene. Despite their best efforts, the victim, a man believed to be in his 40s, did not survive.

A crime scene remains in place as officers investigate the circumstances of victim’s death. No arrests have been made so far.

The AA has reported that Pinner Road has been closed both ways from Westmorland Road to Station Road.

A detour is in place for bus routes 183, H18 and H19.

Officers have urged anyone with information to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD1721/8July.

Anonymous tips can also be sent to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.