Man arrested after policeman stabbed in leg in Ealing

A policeman was stabbed in the leg while attending a reported assault in west London.

Police were called to Cotts Close, Ealing, at 17:26 BST and were confronted by a man armed with a knife.

The officer who was stabbed was taken by ambulance to a west London hospital. His injuries are not thought to be serious.

A man in his forties was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.