Police seeking witnesses and information on man shot on Rideau St


In the early morning of June 26, 2017 a 25 year old male was involved in a fight with a group of unknown people in front of an establishment located in the 400 block of Rideau Street, Ottawa. During the fight the victim was shot once by one of the members of the group that he was fighting with and he died of his injuries. There were a number of people present prior, during and after the fight had occurred.

Investigators from the Major Crime Unit with the Ottawa Police Service are seeking anyone who was at the bar and, or witnessed the altercation. If you were in the vicinity, or know of somebody who was, contact the Ottawa Police Service’s Major Crime Unit at 613-236-1222 ext 5493 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477.

Photographs and videos can also be sent to Crime Stoppers through the Crime Stoppers web page.