First degree murder charge from a suspicious death in March

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 26, 2017      1:30pm 

(Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Unit has arrested one man in relation to a homicide of a 35 year old woman in March of 2017.

On Wednesday, March 22, 2017 police were called to a Burnside Road address after Rania Moussa, 35, was found deceased. Her death was initially considered suspicious and has now been determined to be as a result of homicide.

One man has been arrested in that matter today and is being held for show cause court. 

The male will be identified once he has been charged with First degree murder. 

- 30 -

CONTACT:

Media Relations Section                  

Tel: 613-236-1222, ext. 5366