Durham Region police investigate the homicide of an Ottawa man, Saeid Mabrok Saeed Salem in Oshawa

Durham Regional Police Central East Division responded to a report of a man with obvious signs of trauma on Madison Avenue in Oshawa on January 3rd at approximately 9:42pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Saeid Mabrok Saeed Salem, 20, of Ottawa, suffering from serious injuries. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. The cause of death has not been released at this time.

The death of Mr. Salem is Durham Region’s first homicide of 2022. Anyone with new information is asked to contact Det. Thorne of the Major Crimes Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5223.

The 2022 Ontario Homicide Victim List is available here