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Ottawa police identify victims of south Ottawa incident

The shooting is being investigated by the Ontario Special Investigations Unit.
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The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) responded to the 1200 block of Anoka Street around 10:30 p.m. on Monday, June 27. Photo/Chris Kurys

The Ottawa Police Service continues to investigate a double homicide in the Alta Vista area on June 27. 

The OPS received a 9-1-1 call at around 10:30 p.m. indicating people had been stabbed. Screaming could be heard in the background. When officers arrived at the scene on Anoka Street, they saw a man stabbing a woman. The man was ordered to drop his weapon and when he did not comply, three officers discharged their firearms and he was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Jasmine Ready, 15-years-old and Anne-Marie Ready, 50-years-old were both killed in this stabbing incident. A 19-year-old woman was also seriously injured.

The shooting is being investigated by the Ontario Special Investigations Unit. 

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