Tag Archives: Ottawa

Gail Fawcett stabbed to death by her partner of 10 years

Gino Langevin was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday July 22, the day after witnesses say Gail Fawcett was “stabbed by a naked man” in broad daylight in Ottawa Ontario.

Fawcett was rushed to hospital but later died from her injuries.

The attack started inside the home and ended on the street. The first-responding paramedic, witnessed the stabbing, kicked the knife away from the suspect and called for police.

 

An argument turned deadly between John McRae and his son Michael McRae

Police and paramedics were called to a home  in Orléans (an ottawa suburb) at July 7th for an emergency call. They found Michael McRae, 51 suffering from multiple stab wounds. McRae was taken to hospital,where he died from his injuries.

John Frank McRae, his 70 year old father, was arrested at the scene. John McRae charged with 2nd-degree murder of his son Michael McRae…..

 

Arrests made in connection with murder of Sharif Said

21-year-old Said’s bullet-riddled body was found in the middle of Tremblay Rd.  on May 3rd, near a Honda Civic with both doors wide open looked like a drug-related killing.

Police say it’s too early to determine whether the city’s third homicide of 2015 had any ties to gang activity.

Khalid Mohammad, 26, has been charged with second-degree murder. Abdulaziz Abdullah, 28, has been charged with accessory after the fact for allegedly helping Mohammad flee.

Ottawa gang member, bank robber Yusuf Ibrahim shot dead.

A 27-year-old man who police say is a known gang member was shot and killed inside a home in south Ottawa, becoming the city’s first homicide victim of the year.

On the heels of a record year for shootings in the city, the police battle to curb gang-related gun violence in Ottawa came to a head Friday when a 27-year-old member of the Ledbury-Banff Crips was shot dead while lying on a couch inside a southside home.

 

**Update Two menMohamed Abdi Abdullahi, 32, and Abdullahi Osman, 23 have been charged with first-degree murder in the killing of Yusuf Ibrahim.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Major Crime Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5493.