Andrew Salina, 51, died at the scene of the incident in Roystonhill, Glasgow, at around 3.30am on Monday.
Police Scotland launched a murder investigation, with forensic teams combing the scene and officers carrying out door-to-door inquiries in the area.
A 23-year-old man has now been arrested in connection with the death.
He is expected to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Saturday.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “A 23-year-old man has been arrested and detained in police custody in connection with the death.
“A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.”