11/08/2014 09:05 EST | Updated 01/08/2015 05:59 EST

Man stabbed to death in Lachine

Montreal police are still looking for a suspect after a 49-year-old man was stabbed to death in Lachine on Friday night.

Police found the man in a pool of his own blood shortly after receiving a call around 9:20 p.m. Friday.

The man, who police said was known to them, was found in front of an apartment building on Thessereault Street.

The man was transported to hospital. He died of his injuries overnight.

Investigators have set up a command post on Thessereault Street between 26th and 30th Avenue.

It is the 22nd homicide of the year in Montreal. At this time last year, Montreal had 25 homicides.