LGBT rights campaigner Julian Aubrey, honoured by Princess Anne, stabbed to death in London flat.
Emergency services were called to an address at Shaftesbury Place in Warwick Road at 2.45pm on Monday (October 30).
The victim, Julian Aubrey, 55, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Two men aged 48-years-old and 56-years-old have been arrested on suspicion of murder and remain in custody, said Metropolitan Police .
A post-mortem examination conducted on Tuesday (October 31) concluded that Mr Aubrey died from “multiple stab wounds.”
His next of kin has been informed.
Detective Chief Inspector Luke Marks has urged anyone with information to contact the force.
He said: “I am appealing for anyone who was recently in the area of Shaftesbury Place and who may have heard a disturbance coming from one of the flats to contact us.
“I would also like to hear from anyone who may know why Julian was targeted in his own home in such a violent way.
“Any piece of information, however small, may prove vital to my investigation.”
Enquires are ongoing.
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is urged to contact the incident room on 020 8358 0200 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.