Bank robbery suspect in Hamilton sought by police


Published November 3, 2022 at 11:30 am

The police in Hamilton are asking for public assistance with identifying a suspect who robbed an east-end banking institution in the spring.

Hamilton Police say that on Friday, May 6, shortly after 1 p.m., a lone male suspect entered a banking institution in the of Kenilworth Ave. N. / Barton St. E. area of the city. They obtained an unknown amount of Canadian currency and fled on foot eastbound.

The suspect (pictured above) is described as a male of medium build and height. The suspect was clad in a dark-blue Nike hooded sweater, blue jeans and black shoes, and had a red backpack.

Anyone who knows the identify of the suspect and/or has information that could assist Hamilton Police with this criminal investigation into this crime should contact Det.-Const. Wayne Potter (905-540-6342) or Det.-Sgt. Shane Groombridge (905-546-2991).

Information supporting any criminal or missing person(s) investigation in Hamilton may also be shared anonymously through Crime Stoppers (1-800-222-8477, or online at

(Cover image: Hamilton Police Service.)

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