Man, 60, dies after pub stabbing in east London

The stabbing took place at the JJ Moon's pub in Hornchurch. Credit: Google Street View

A 60-year-old man has died after being stabbed at a pub in Hornchurch, east London.

Police were called to the J.J Moon's pub on Hornchurch High Street on Sunday afternoon, and found the man with a stab wound and head injuries.

The man was taken to an east London hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

A murder investigation is now underway, and no arrests have been made at this stage.

Anyone with information has been urged to contact police on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.