The victim has been identified as 49-year-old Henry DiMatteo, who lived on Winnedbago Road.
The incident happened around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday night when police received numerous phone calls about a man down in the street. When police arrived, the victim had serious stab wounds to his chest and arm. They immediately began CPR as additional units arrived at the scene.
DiMatteo was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
A police officer that was searching the area took 3 men into custody near McIntyre Street and Gard Avenue. They were being questioned.
Police believe this was not a random incident and the investigation is active and ongoing.
Charges have not been filed.