Ibrahim Ocal charged in the stabbing death of 15-year-old Ellis Smith in Ottawa

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Photo: Ellis Smith gofundme

Ottawa Police Service Homicide Unit abbounced that 18-year-old Ibrahim Ocal, of Ottawa has been charged in the May 2nd stabbing death of a 15-year-old youth in the 100 block of Constellation Drive. 

Ocal, who was originally charged with Aggravated Assault and Assault with a weapon by the Criminal Investigations Section, was charged with First-degree murder.

He is scheduled to appear in court on May 8th.

The victim, Ellis Smith, succumbed to his injuries on May 4th.  A gofundme campaign has been made to help the family with counseling, funeral costs, and any other unexpected expenses.