Police were called to George and Cumberland streets near the Salvation Army on report of a fight at around 4:30pm, October 14th.
Kayla Sullivan 30 was found at the scene, suffering from a stab wound to the lower back. Sullivan was rushed to hospital where she underwent emergency surgery, however she died of her injuries early October 15th.
Peter Herauf, 37, was arrested in Gatineau and charged with first degree murder.
Ottawa Police were called to a row-house on Rosenthal Avenue on October 6th at around 6:15pm on report of a stabbing.
Police arrived to find Mitch Paquette 55, with a serious wound. Paquette was rushed to hospital where he died of his injury. Neighbors said they had head several adults and children yelling outside before the stabbing happened.
Police have not released the name of the suspect at this time, but they do have a person of interest.
UPDATE – October 8th
Daniel Adjetey-Nelson 34 turned himself in to Ottawa Police on the morning of October 8th. Adjetey-Nelson is known to police and is facing a first degree murder charge in the death of Mitch Paquette.
Ottawa police responded to report of a shooting behind a plaza on Shillington Avenue at around 6am September 25th. Police did not find a victim at the scene, however they received a call shortly after stating that a man with gun shot wounds had been dropped off at Royal Ottawa Hospital Mental Health Hospital.
The staff there performed CPR until the ambulance arrived and transported Abdi Jama 26, to Ottawa Civic where e died of his injures.
Anyone with information should contact the major crime unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5493
Omar Rashid-Ghader 33 was the victim of a fatal shooting at Sentral Nightclub in Ottawa’s ByWard Market August 14th. An officer that was near the scene saw people running out of the club and saying that somebody had been shot.
Paramedics arrived at the club and tried to treat Rashid-Ghader for multiple gunshot wounds, however he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are looking Mustafa Ahmed 33 in connection to the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 613-236-1222 extension 5050.
Ottawa Police said they received a call on July 23 at around 4:45 in the afternoon reporting a shooting in west Ottawa however, Police arrived to find Jeremy Mack 36, suffering from multiple stab wounds.
Mack was rushed to hospital where he died from his injuries.
Police have made an arrest but have not released the suspects name.
Police were called to a building at 292 St. Andrew Street, on reports of a shooting just before 4 a.m on July 10th. Police arrived to fine Tarique Leger, 19, of Montreal severely injured. He was used to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police have not named any suspects at this time. Leger’s death is the 9th Ottawa homicide of 2016.