One person injured in overnight shooting in Hamilton


Published December 10, 2022 at 10:17 am

Police are investigating an overnight Hamilton Mountain area shooting that left one person injured.

Shortly before 4:00 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10, officers responded to reports of a shooting in the area of Upper James Street and Churchill Avenue.

One victim was found suffering from non-life-threatening injuries.

Two suspects were seen fleeing the area on foot. No further description of the suspects has been confirmed by police at this time.

“Police believe this to be a targeted incident and there is no further risk to public safety,” said police.

Residents and businesses in the area are asked to review their security cameras between the hours of 3:30 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. for any suspicious activity, and anyone driving in the area at that time is asked to check their dash cam footage.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Criminal Investigation Branch at 905-546-3851 or Detective Jared Millington at 905-546-8966.

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