Second suspect identified in Jeremy Cook murder

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Second suspect identified in Jeremy Cook murder

Mohamed Sail. Photo courtesy of London Police

London Police have identified the second suspect in the Jeremy Cook murder.

Police have issued an Canada Wide arrest warrant for 24-year-old Mohamed Ibrahim Sail of Calgary, Alberta. The warrant is for second degree murder. His current whereabouts are not known. Mohamed Sail should be considered dangerous. If seen, please do not approach him, but call police immediately.

A third individual who had been seen leaving the area just prior to the shooting on June 14, 2015, has been identified but has not cooperated with police.

It was on June 19 that Police issued an arrest warrant for 23-year-old Muhab Sultanaly Sultan with second degree murder. He was found dead in Ottawa, Ontario, on Saturday June 27, 2015. His death is subject of an unrelated investigation being conducted by the Ontario Special Investigations Unit.

Jeremy’s Cook murder happened on June 14, 2015.

Jeremy Cook was shot while trying to retrieve his lost cell phone in the Huron/Highbury area on June 14. (Photo courtesy of London Police/Family of Jeremy Cook)

Police say Cook left his cell phone in a taxi cab. He then electronically tracked it to 1181 Highbury Avenue.

Upon arriving at that address with a relative, at about 5:15 AM, Cook and the relative approached a silver 2004 Mazda 6 four-door sedan that was occupied by three males. A discussion occurred about the phone.

While at this location, a male passenger exited the vehicle and walked away from the area.

Police say the vehicle started to drive away so the victim partially climbed onto and held the driver’s side door. The vehicle drove northbound on Highbury Avenue then turned east.  Shots were then fired.

Police responded and found the victim dead behind the plaza located on the southeast corner of Highbury Avenue and Huron Street.

Cook had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.

Within minutes, three males were seen leaving the area in a cab that was stopped by police.  Those males were taken into custody. These males were released from custody Monday Morning after it was determined that they were not involved.

A citizen called police after finding the victim’s cell phone in the area of Wyndham Crescent and Barker Street.

The suspects and the victim were not known to each other and the Cook was not known to the London Police Service.

Police say they’re currently looking for three males – the two that were in the vehicle at the time of the incident as well as the one that walked away from the Mazda 6 at 1181 Highbury Avenue North.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact London Police at 519-661-5670 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).

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