Montreal police investigate 5th murder of the year; body found in Anjou

Montreal police have been investigating the city's latest murder.

A pedestrian discovered the body of a man in the parking lot of a condo building in east end Anjou.

It was spotted near Blvd des Galeries D'Anjou and MB Jodoin shortly before 8:30 Saturday morning.

"The file was transferred to the Major Crimes Unit and it's now confirmed as the 5th homocide that happend on Montreal territory so far this year", said Montreal police spokesman Rafael Bergeron.

There are signs of violence on the body. 

Bergeron added authorities received a call after the shocking discovery. 

It was later determined the victim was 47-years old and known to authorities.