The Ottawa Police are investigating a homicide in our Winthrop Court community tonight.
My office and other community partners will be working to support any neighbourhood needs in the following days.
The Ottawa Police Service is attending the site of a homicide tonight in our Winthrop Court community in Bay Ward. I have spoken with Police and while their work is ongoing they can confirm this was not a gang related incident but an altercation between two individuals that escalated. Major crimes is leading the work and there is no reason for nearby residents to be concerned for their own safety.
Our office will be providing any required assistance to residents in conjunction with other community partners.
For further information relating to the incident please contact the Ottawa Police Service.
If you require community assistance please do not hesitate to contact our office.