Man stabbed to death in Reading Town Centre

A murder inquiry has been launched after a man was stabbed in the chest at a nightclub.

Officers were called to the Face Bar in Chatham Street, following reports that a man had been injured in the early hours.

The victim, whose identity and age have not been disclosed, was taken to the Royal Berkshire Hospital where he died a short time later.

"The incident is being treated as murder and a full inquiry has been launched."

– Thames Valley Police

The scene is sealed off as police conduct inquiries and Chatham Street is partially closed.

Police said a "large number" of people were at the Face Bar at the time of the attack and they appealed for witnesses to come forward.