Ottawa police were called to the Ottawa Hospital General Campus in regards to a person who arrived at the facility with a gunshot wound on February 14th at around 7:00pm.
Through the investigation, police learned that 18-year-old Omar Al-Khalidi had been shot in the 1500 block of Station Blvd. Al-Khalidi died of his injuries at the hospital.
Ottawa police announced that a 17-year-old youth faces a first-degree murder charge in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Omar Al-Khalidi.
No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Ottawa Police Homicide unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5493 or Crimestoppers.