Update: Joshua Briere stabbed to death in Ottawas 16th homicide

Emergency crews were called to 1098 Clyde Ave at around 2:30 am on October 22 on report of an injured man.

Paramedics found Joshua Briere 26, outside of the home, suffering from multiple stab wounds, and rushed him to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police said the victim is known to police.

Update October 25th

Brandon Jack Ethier 27, had been arrested and is facing a second degree murder charge in the death on Briere.

Ottawa’s 2016 homicide victim list is available here.