Ottawa police locate vehicle linked with Richmond-area homicide investigation
The Ottawa Police Homicide Unit is investigating after a body was discovered on a trail near Dobson Lane in south Ottawa. March 7, 2021. (Mike Mersereau / CTV News Ottawa)
OTTAWA -- Ottawa police say they have found a vehicle connected with the Richmond area homicide over the weekend.
Leo Santostefano, 40, was found dead on a snowmobile trail near Dobson Lane and McBean Street Sunday morning. The cause of death has not been released but police have confirmed it was a homicide.
In an update Tuesday, police said they were looking for a 2008 silver Nissan Altima four-door but said overnight it had been located.
Anyone with information about the death of Leo Santostefano is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Homicide Unit at 612-236-1222 ext. 5493.
Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at crimestoppers.ca.