Ottawa Police investigate the homicide of Marie Gabriel in the city’s South End

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Ottawa police were called to the 1400 block of Heatherington Road on Monday March 28th at approximately 9:45am.

On arrival, police discovered the body of a deceased woman. The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Marie Gabriel.

Jean Fenelon, 40, is facing a charge of second-degree murder.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service Homicide Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5493.

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