Hamilton man wanted for attempted murder after weekend shooting on the mountain

Published May 16, 2022 at 3:02 pm

Hamilton man wanted for attempted murder after weekend shooting on the mountain
Police have identified 36-year-old Carl Douglas Richard from Hamilton as a suspect in a weekend shooting on the mountain that left one person injured.

Police in Hamilton have identified a suspect in a weekend shooting on the mountain that left one victim with a gunshot wound in the torso.

The incident occurred early Sunday (May 15) morning in the area of Upper Gage and Fennel Ave.

The victim is expected to recover.

Police say an arrest warrant has been issued for 36-year-old Carl Douglas Richard from Hamilton. He is described as a six-foot-tall white male, weighing approximately 190-pounds.

Richard is wanted for attempted murder, discharging a firearm with intent, and assault with a weapon.

Police say Richard is “considered armed and dangerous and members of the public are asked not to approach him.”

If observed, call 9-1-1.

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