GLOVERSVILLE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A suspect is in custody in connection to a homicide in Gloversville. Authorities were called to a home on McLaren Street around 11:45 p.m. Thursday for a reported fire.

John Lee, 77, lived in the home. Police found him bleeding from multiple stab wounds. He was later pronounced dead.

Police canvassed the neighborhood, and evidence led them to 20 McKinley Pl. Four people inside the residence were brought to the police station. One of the four was identified as Thomas Quillan. Police said he had signs of a struggle on his body.

A search warrant was executed, and the 47-year-old was subsequently charged with Murder in the Second Degree in Lee’s death. He was arraigned and sent to the Fulton County Jail without bail.

The investigation is ongoing.