Editor's Note: Northglenn Police initially arrested the victim's grandson in connection to the homicide, but sent a correction Wednesday saying he is no longer a suspect in the case. 9NEWS has removed his name and mugshot from this story.

NORTHGLENN - A man has been arrested in connection to the stabbing death of a 78-year-old man in Northglenn earlier this week.

Just after noon on Monday, officers responded to 11444 Emerson St. for a report of a deceased man.

Once at the home, the victim's grandson told police he discovered his grandfather's body in his bedroom in a large pool of blood.

Officers observed multiple stab wounds on the victim.

On Tuesday, police arrested Reynold Richards Jr. in connection to the homicide.

Police did not provide details about a motive.