Woman arrested, 2nd suspect still wanted in downtown Ottawa shooting

Ottawa police are looking for this man, Jama Roble, who was allegedly involved in a shooting on Dalhousie Street last month. Ottawa police

Following the arrest of one suspect, Ottawa police are asking for help to locate a second suspect in a Dalhousie Street shooting that took place last month.

On Wednesday, police said 21-year-old Zynab Amhed of Ottawa was arrested in relation to the shooting of a 65-year-old man on Feb. 11. Amhed is facing firearm offences as well as aggravated assault and a robbery charge.

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The man survived with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

However, Ottawa police are still looking for 30-year-old Jama Roble, who is considered armed and dangerous.

Police are asking anyone who sees Roble not to approach him, and to contact 911 immediately.

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They ask anyone who may know of Roble’s whereabouts to contact their guns and gangs unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5050.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at

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