HAMILTON, Ont. -- Police have released the name of a Hamilton man killed in the city's sixth homicide this year.

Police say 27-year-old Shaun McCann died after being stabbed in the neck Thursday afternoon (at Blake Street and Maplewood Avenue).

Investigators say they have recovered a knife believed to be the murder weapon.

McCann later died in hospital and police determined that he'd been involved in an altercation with another person in a home.

Steven Corbett, 35, of Hamilton, has been arrested charged with second-degree murder.

Police say they continue to look for witnesses.