Ottawa police charged his 16-year-old man. A woman was shot dead in Ottawa in February.
His 20-year-old, Sahur Yare, died of his injuries on February 21, shortly after being dropped off unresponsive at the Ottawa Hospital General Campus.
In late March, police took the unusual step of releasing the suspect's name and photo, even though he was a minor.
On Friday, they said he was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.
A youth whose identity is protected under the Youth and Criminal Justice Act appeared in court in Ottawa on Friday and was detained
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