Homicide on Jasmine Crescent

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, March 9, 2016     10 am

(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Unit is investigating a homicide that occurred on March 8, 2016.

At approximately 6:24 pm, officers attended the intersection of Jasmine Crescent and Ogilvie Road in response to a call of a male having been shot. Officers located the victim, Nooredin Hassan 20 years old of Ottawa, and performed CPR until paramedics arrived. The male was transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Anyone who has information about this homicide can report it to Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or downloading the Ottawa Police app.

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