News Releases

Rhyan Alexander MOORE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, January 19, 2018   2:15 pm (Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Major Crime Unit has obtained a Canada Warrant Wide for the arrest of Rhyan Alexander MOORE, 27 years old of Ottawa in relation to the November 27, 2017 murder of Zakaria Iqbal.
MOORE is described as being a black male, 5’5” (165 cm) and 125 lbs (57 kg) (see pictures).
His whereabouts are unknown, at this time, and he may be in the Toronto or Montreal area.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, January 19, 2018     1:00pm  
(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Unit identified the victim of the fatal collision and resulting 2 nd degree murder charge as Nicholas R Hickey, 17 years old of Ottawa.
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Media Relations Section Tel: 613-236-1222, ext. 5366 *****************************************
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, January 19, 2018   10:00am 
(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service would like to advise commuters to expect traffic disruptions on Saturday, January 20 th in the afternoon in the Downtown core as a demonstration is expected to take place starting on Parliament Hill around 12:00pm. 
The demonstration is expected to continue until approx. 3:00pm and will include a march, starting at approx. 12:30pm going to Bronson...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, January 19, 2018     1:49am  (Ottawa) – On Thursday, January 18, 2018 at approximately 11:34 pm, frontline officers responded to 911 calls of gunshots being heard in the Burnside / Carruthers Roads area. Officers located numerous shell casings. No injuries have been reported, and no arrest has been made. 
Central Criminal Investigation continues to investigate. 
Anyone with information regarding this...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 18, 2018   4:48pm   (Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Section has confirmed that Adam Perron, 22 years old is the homicide victim from the shooting this morning.
The investigation continues.
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Tel: 613-236-1222, ext. 5366
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