At about 9:30 a.m., police on a routine patrol discovered a vehicle of interest parked at the corner of Sauriol Street and Larose Avenue, in a residential area of Montreal North.
During their investigation of the car, which police say was related to a recent event, officers spotted a body inside.
Once they unlocked the doors of the car, police discovered the victim — a man in his fifties — and pronounced him dead at the scene.
The major crimes unit is on the scene and investigators are meeting with neighbours and witnesses.
Police have no supsects at this time.