Man dead, brother in custody after stabbing in Gay Village

Police say the incident happened around 6:30 p.m., after the two men got into a dispute at an apartment on Beaudry Street.

Police say it happened after the two men got into a dispute

The victim was taken to hospital, while the suspect is currently in police custody. (Mathieu Daniel Wagner/Radio-Canada)

A 55-year-old man is dead and his 61-year-old brother is in custody after a stabbing yesterday evening in Montreal's Gay Village.

Police say the incident happened around 6:30 p.m., after the two men got into a dispute at an apartment on Beaudry Street between De Maisonneuve Boulevard and Ontario Street.

The victim was rushed to hospital, where he died overnight.

Police say they still don't know the motive behind the stabbing.

The homicide is the fourth in Montreal so far this year.