Montreal police (SPVM) are investigating after a man was found bleeding with his hands bound downtown Sunday morning.

Police believe the 38-year-old man was assaulted by one or two people inside an abandoned building on St-Laurent Boulevard, near Ontario Street.

Multiple 911 calls were made around 11:40 concerning the victim, who was discovered on St-Laurent with injuries to his upper body and with his hands tied.

The victim was transported to hospital. His life is not in danger, according to the SPVM.

A perimeter was established Sunday afternoon while investigators gathered more information on the event.