Ottawa

Murder suspect surrenders to police

Police have arrested a 22-year-old man wanted for second-degree murder in a fatal shooting outside an apartment complex in the city's Heatherington area Monday night.

Idres Ismail, 22, was wanted in shooting death of Mouhamed Serhan, 24

Mouhamed Serhan, 24, was shot and killed on Heatherington Road on Monday night. (CBC)

A 22-year-old man wanted for second-degree murder in a fatal shooting outside an apartment complex in the city's Heatherington area turned himself in Tuesday afternoon, Ottawa police said.

Police say Idres Ismail turned himself in Tuesday afternoon. (Supplied by Ottawa Police)

Idres Ismail was wanted in the death of Mouhamed Serhan, 24.

Police were called to the shooting on Heatherington Road east of Albion Road N. at about 10:40 p.m. Monday.

Const. Amy Gagnon confirmed Serhan was the brother of Hamzeh Serhan, who was shot and killed in September 2017. 

Police continue to investigate Monday's fatal shooting.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call investigators at 613-236-1222, ext. 6493.