A man has died after a shooting inside a nightclub in London’s West End, according to Scotland Yard.
Police have arrested one man on suspicion of murder and are currently holding him at a police station in south London.
The shooting occurred around 3am this morning at a private function inside the Avalon club in Shaftesbury Avenue.
The injured man, believed to be aged 31, was rushed to hospital with multiple gunshot wounds but later died from his injuries, according to police.
Police believe they know the identity of the deceased man but are awaiting formal identification.
The man’s next of kin have been notified.
The club describes itself as a “unique and stylish” venue in the “heart of West End’s party scene”.