A man has been stabbed to death in front of his customers in a north London café.
Police have launched a murder investigation after the 48-year-old man was attacked in the café in Kilburn High Road at around 7pm on Monday.
He was pronounced dead in hospital a short while later.
According to local reports, the man was stabbed inside Efes café and was the owner.
John McCooke, manager of the nearby Good Ship, said three of his staff had seen the attack.
A police cordon remains in place around Efes cafe and neighbouring restaurant 280 degrees, as forensic investigators examine the scene.
A plate of burger and chips and can of Pepsi remain on a silver table outside the cafe, while a bottle of sauce lay on the floor below.
A 21-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is currently in custody.
Next of kin have been told of the man’s death, with formal identification to take place.
A post-mortem will be held in due course.
Anyone with information is asked to call 020 8721 4622, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.