Calgary Police Service identifies the two Evanston shooting victims

Apr 24 2018, 10:32 pm

The two people shot dead in Calgary last Friday have been identified by the Calgary Police Service.

25-year-old Joshua Bamfo and 23-year-old Mahad Ainanshe died in Calgary’s Evanston neighbourhood on April 20.

The two were found in a vehicle on Evanscrest Manor NW at around 3:10 pm by police responding to reports of gunshots in the area.

On Sunday, April 22, members of the Calgary Police Service took a person of interest into custody, though have they since been released without charges.

The news release also stated that police believe the double homicide to have been a targeted attack.

Anyone with further information on the incident is asked to contact the police at their non-emergency number of 403-266-1234, or by reporting anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477, or online through their website.

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