Tag Archives: Ottawa

Marwan Arab shot to death in Ottawa

On January 31, Police were called to a shooting at the Shifa Restaurant, at around 5:30 p.m. Marwan Arab, 20 has been shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene. Another victim was suffering from a serious gunshot wound to the chest but is expected to survive.

Police do not have a description of a suspect. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

 

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.

David Dubois pleaded guilty to manslaughter in relation to the murder of Connor Stevenson

David Dubois, 19, was arrested without incident on Thursday evening at his east Ottawa home. He was later charged with the death of Connor Stevenson 18 which happened on  April 14 incident.

Stevenson’s girlfriend, said the two men worked together at a Tim Horton’s on Montreal Rd.

Update September 27th 2017

David Dubois now 22 years old, pleaded guilty to manslaughter at the Ottawa courthouse September 27th before apologizing to the victim’s family from the prisoner’s box. Connor Stevenson was stabbed to death in the stairwell of an apartment building over a drug deal of 14 grams of marijuana on April 14th 2015.