Murder Investigation After Woman Stabbed in West Ealing
Police called in the early hoursto Sherwood Close
A murder inquiry is underway after a woman was stabbed in west Ealing.
Police were called at approx. 01:30hrs on Tuesday 13 March to reports of a woman injured at an address in Target House, Sherwood Close, W13.
A woman aged 59 was taken by the ambulance service to St Mary's Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.
Next of kin have been informed but police await formal identification.
A post-mortem on Tuesday 13 March gave cause of death as stab wounds.
An incident room has been opened under DCI Steven Lawrence.
A man aged 52 was arrested at the scene and remains in custody at a
west London police station.
14th March 2012