A man was fatally stabbed Wednesday night inside of a Rockville area home, Montgomery County police said.

Police were called to the 14100 block of Travilah Road about 9:30 p.m. and found the victim, according to police. He died shortly after officers arrived.

The man was stabbed following a dispute with another man inside the residence, police said. The argument escalated and the suspect assaulted the victim with an unknown weapon.

The suspect then fled the scene, but officers located him nearby and took him into custody, according to police. Police said they believe the suspect and the victim knew each other. Their identities were not released.

Police are still probing the circumstances of the killing. Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Montgomery County police at (240) 773-5070.