Man convicted in 2014 killing at nightclub
A man was convicted Friday of second-degree murder for the 2014 nightclub killing of Bekri Mohamed. Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Adam Germain found Luqman Osman guilty on the seconddegree murder charge, as well as several firearms offences.
Mohamed, 31, was shot dead at Papyrus Restaurant and Lounge, 11124 107 Ave. on Nov. 5, 2014. A Canada-wide warrant for Osman was issued. More than a year later, he was arrested in Montreal.
According to an agreed statement of facts entered as an exhibit on the trial’s opening day, police recovered a loaded Smith & Wesson handgun during their investigation. The agreed facts also revealed a single bullet struck Mohamed in the chest. Osman, now 29, is to be sentenced on Jan. 28.