09/19/2014 05:12 EDT | Updated 06/16/2017 01:02 EDT

Man’s body found in car in Hochelaga—Maisonneuve

Montreal police are investigating after a body was found in a car in Hochelaga—Maisonneuve.

Police were called to an alley near the corner of Moreau, between De Rouen and Hochelaga streets, on Friday at 3:00 p.m..

They found the body of a man in his 40's in a car.

Investigators say there's evidence that it's a suspicious death, and have cordoned off the area as a crime scene.

Police estimate the car was there for at least a couple of days.

Officers have brought in the canine unit to search the area for clues.

They will not yet comment on a possible cause of death.