Calgary, AB,

Whitehorn Homicide Victim Identified

The death of a man involved in a shooting incident in Whitehorn has been declared a homicide.

At approximately 3 a.m., on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, police were called to the 100 block of Whiteview Rd. N.E. for reports of a shooting. A male victim in his 20s was found deceased.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has formally identified the victim as Boutrus Osman KHALFAN, 25, of Calgary. The autopsy is still ongoing.

Police believe this was a targeted attack.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling the non-emergency line at 403-266-1234 or the Homicide Unit Tip Line at 403-428-8877. Tips can also be left anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers using any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477
TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

Case #16091177/3445