Ottawa’s first homicide victim of 2018 – Tarek Dakhil dies from gunshot wounds

Ottawa police responded to a report of gunshots in the 3300 area of Paul Anka Drive on January 9th at approximately 8:30 pm.

Police located Tarek Dakhil, 23, in medical distress. Dakhil was rushed to Ottawa Hospital by paramedics where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa Police Major Crime Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493