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Investigation continues into targeted shooting in Ranchlands alley
Published Monday, November 6, 2017 2:54PM MST
Last Updated Monday, November 6, 2017 7:46PM MST
A man wanted for questioning in a fatal shooting in the city’s northwest on Saturday has been located by police.
Emergency crews were called to a vehicle in the 0-100 block of Ranchlands Rise N.W. at about 4:00 p.m. Saturday after a man was found dead inside.
Police determined that the man was shot some time Friday morning and that his body wasn't discovered until the next day.
The victim has been identified by friends as Olara Obina and police say it was a targeted attack.
An autopsy on Obina’s body is expected to be completed on Monday.
Obina was an avid skateboarder and was well known in the skateboarding community.
A 29-year-old man who was identified as a person of interest in the case has been located and police say he is not a suspect.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234, or the Homicide Unit Tip Line at 403-428-8877. Tips can also be left anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers through either of the following methods: