Victim in Ranchlands fatal shooting identified
Following an autopsy by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, the Ranchlands suspicious death can now be classified as a homicide.
Just after 4 p.m., on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, police were called to the 0-100 block of Ranchero Rise N.W., for reports of a deceased man found in a vehicle in the back alley. The investigation revealed that the victim was shot in the back alley in the early morning hours of Friday, Nov. 3, 2017.
An autopsy has been completed and the victim’s identity has been confirmed as Ronnie Olara OBINA, 29, of Calgary.
This is believed to have been a targeted shooting and the investigation is ongoing.
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: