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Police recover possible murder weapon in ByWard Market shooting

A gun is being testing to determine if it was involved in the fatal shooting on Friday night.

Ottawa police confirm that a gun has been recovered which may be connected to a fatal shooting in the ByWard Market. 

Markland Campbell, 41, was shot and killed in the busy downtown market around 9:30 p.m. on Friday, June 7, 2019. 

The gun is being tested to determine if it is the weapon the Ottawa Police Major Crime Unit has been searching for. 

Police would not confirm where the gun was found, or when, only that it was discovered sometime between late Sunday and Tuesday. 


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