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Ottawa police homicide unit investigating fatal shooting in Carlington

Ottawa police say they were called to a Mayview Avenue apartment building in the early morning hours on Friday, where a man was reportedly found shot dead. THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Nathalie Madore

Ottawa police are investigating after they say a man was shot and killed in Carlington.

Police say a man was found shot dead after emergency responders were called to an apartment in the 1400 block of Mayview Avenue at 3:50 a.m. on Friday.

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Police later identified the deceased as 24-year-old Sami Abdallah Saleh of Ottawa.

The Ottawa police homicide unit is investigating.

Anyone with possible information related to the shooting is asked to call 613-236-1222, ext 5493.

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