Overnight gunshots in central Hamilton lead to police investigation

Published August 16, 2022 at 8:06 am

Overnight gunshots in central Hamilton lead to police investigation
The Hamilton Police Service is investigating confirmed reports of overnight gunshots in central Hamilton. They were heard at around 2:45 a.m. Tuesday,

The Hamilton Police Service (HPS) is investigating confirmed reports of overnight gunshots in central Hamilton.

The gunshots were heard at around 2:45 a.m. on Tuesday, in the area of Steven and Nightingale streets — between Wilson and King William near Wentworth St.


Police say the scene has been processed, and the investigation is ongoing.

“Residents in the area are asked to review their security surveillance cameras between 2:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. for any suspicious activity and to contact police,” issued HPS. “Detectives are asking anyone driving in the area at that time with dash camera footage to contact investigators.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the Division One Detective Staff Sergeant at 905-546-3833.

To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit an anonymous tip online at crimestoppershamilton.com.

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