Police are investigating a homicide on a midtown Manhattan street that occurred earlier this morning.

Authorities say that around 5:10 a.m., officers responded to a 911 call about "an assault in progress in front of 11 West 32 Street." When the cops arrived, they found a 33-year-old man who was stabbed in the chest.

The victim, identified as Upper East Side resident Howard Chi, was taken to Bellevue Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

There are no arrests at this time.