Sixth person arrested in Mohamed Najdi’s homicide investigation

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, April 15, 2016     12:45pm

 (Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Investigators have laid charges against a sixth person in the January 10th homicide of Mohamed Najdi. 

Nedeljko BOROZAN, 26 year old of Ottawa, is charged with 1st degree murder and kidnapping. 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sunday, April 10, 2016     12:20pm 

1st degree murder, kidnapping charges in homicide of Mohamed Najdi

(Ottawa)— The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Investigators have laid charges against five men in the January 10th homicide of Mohamed Najdi. 

Lual LUAL, 26, Ali ELENEZI, 18, Mohamed YUSUF, 25, Alaa ASIRI, 33, and Mohamed MOHAMED, 32, are all charged with first degree murder and kidnapping.  All five males are from Ottawa. 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, January 11, 2016      8:35 am

Homicide Investigation on Claremont Avenue

(Ottawa) – The Major Crime Unit continues to investigate the shooting death of a 28-year-old man on Claremont Avenue last night.

At about 10:40 p.m. last evening, Ottawa Police Patrol officers responded to the address after 911 calls reporting a shooting. They found Mohamed Najdi suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus.

No arrests have been made in the shooting. Investigators believe the shooting was targeted and gang-related.

The investigation is ongoing and London Terrace is closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic between Hemlock Rd and Georgeton Private. The public is advised to avoid the area.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Ottawa Police's Major Crime Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.

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CONTACT:

Media Relations Office

Tel. 613-236-1222, ext. 5366

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, January 11, 2016     12:21 am

Shooting Incident

(Ottawa) — At 22:39 pm on January 10, 2016, the Ottawa Police Service responded to a shooting incident in the area of the 100 block of Claremont Dr., Ottawa. At this time, police have the scene under control and are confirming that they are investigating the first homicide of 2016. The Major Crime Unit has taken carriage of the investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Ottawa Police's Major Crime Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.

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All Media enquiries should be directed to:

S/Sgt Bruce Pirt (Major Crime Unit)

(613) 236-1222, ext. 5420