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.
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.