UPDATE: Police identify woman sought in Carruthers Ave. homicide

Ottawa Police have identified a woman of interest in the investigation into the death of a Toronto man Monday in Mechanicsville.

Police tape went up on Carruthers Ave., north of Scott St., as Ottawa Police officers were called to the area at around 3:45 a.m. Monday on reports of gunshots.

There, they found the body of a man in his 20s.

Major Crime investigating a homicide after a man was found deceased at an address on the 100 block of Carruthers Ave. this am. Updates to follow. #ottnews

— Ottawa Police (@OttawaPolice) October 29, 2018

He's been identified as Guled Ahmed, a 23-year-old from Toronto.

Police say residents on Carruthers Ave. will continue to see an increased police presence as the investigation continues.

Police said Tuesday they were looking to speak to a woman, and released photos. Police did not say she was a suspect.

In an update Wednesday morning, Ottawa Police said she had been identified. No further information was provided.

Update: Woman identified in Carruthers Avenue homicide investigation https://t.co/pfOsCYHmAZ #ottnews

— Ottawa Police (@OttawaPolice) October 31, 2018

The investigation is ongoing. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call Ottawa Police Major Crime Unit 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.