Police identify person of interest in connection with shooting death in Ranchlands
Members of the Calgary Police Service are asking for help from the public in locating 29-year-old Charles Oneka who is considered a person of interest in connection with a recent death in a northwest neighbourhood.
At approximately 4:00 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to an alleyway behind the 0-100 block of Ranchero Rise N.W., in Ranchlands, following the discovery of a deceased man inside a vehicle.
Police believe the victim had been shot in a targeted attack in the early morning hours of Friday, November 3. An autopsy is scheduled to take place in the coming days.
Friends of the deceased confirm to CTV that the shooting victim was Olara Obina of Calgary.
Investigators have identified Charles Oneka as a person of interest in connection with Obina's death and a photograph of Oneka has been released.
Anyone who encounters Oneka or has information regarding his whereabouts is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service at 403-266-1234 or anonymous tips may be submitted to Crime Stoppers.