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Christine Macneil shot in Gatineau hotel

Gatineau police were responding to reports of gunshots when they found the lifeless body of Christine Macneil inside a room at the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Centre in Gatineau on October 19.

Police have no suspects at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.

**UPDATE**

Macneil had told Ottawa police she was a victim of human trafficking before she was killed.

Macneil also had ties to an Ottawa crime family. MacNeil former boyfriend was Emilio Spezzano, brother of Giovanni “Johnny” Spezzano, who was member of the Hells Angels, but since died by suicide earlier this year.

Deepak Beaudoin-Reichmann found dead in Creek

The body of  Deepak Beaudoin-Reichman 27, was found in the Kemptville Creek near Bishops Mills, on October 14th.  Beaudoin-Reichmann’s family reported the Niagara Region man missing nine days before he was found.

Police are asking for the public’s help tracking down three possible witnesses. The three men were driving a silver half-ton pickup truck with a full cap in the back near the creek during the time Beaudoin-Reichmann was missing.

Cause of death has not been released. Autopsy results were inconclusive and further testing is required to confirm the cause of death.

Anyone with information can contact the Grenville County-Kemptville OPP detatchment at 613-258-3441, the OPP Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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.