Triple shooting in Stoney Creek section of Hamilton under investigation
Published August 7, 2021 at 12:48 am
Three males were shot in the Stoney Creek section of Hamilton on Friday evening (Aug. 6).
Hamilton Police Service has closed the area at the corner of Paramount Street and Mud Street West after the triple shooting. There was no immediate word from the hospital on the severity of any of the shooting victims’ injuries, the HPS said.
Hamilton Police are conducting a shooting investigation in the area of Mud/Paramount in #HamOnt.
Three males located with gun shot wounds, transported to hospital.
An update will be provided when one becomes available.
— Hamilton Police (@HamiltonPolice) August 7, 2021
Social media users who live in that area reported hearing gunshots and “many” sirens.
NEW | F21016537 | MEDICAL | Loc: SC @ PARAMOUNT DR/MUD ST W | Units: E17 | 08/06/21 19:45
— HamOnt Fire Dept (@HFD_Incidents) August 6, 2021
— Andrew Collins (@ACollinsPhoto) August 7, 2021
Wow, we heard the sirens. Many of them. Scary to think this happened in our neighbourhood. for the person involved and the first responders arriving on scene
— Kamere's mom (@playa_sirena) August 7, 2021
Thought it was firecrackers
— Zack Thompson (@zacarron) August 7, 2021
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