A MAN has been charged with the murder of 87-year-old Thomas O'Halloran in Greenford.

Lee Byer, 44 (04.08.78), of Allenby Avenue, Southall, will appear at Willesden Magistrates' Court today (Friday, 19).

The family of Mr O'Halloran, a familiar figure on his mobility scooter in Greenford, have been informed. He died of stab wounds shortly after the incident this week.

Detectives say they are not looking for anyone else in connection with their investigation.

If you have any other information about the incident, youcan still call 020 8358 0300 quoting 4691/16AUG.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org