Suspect identified after man stabbed to death in Hamilton

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Published August 8, 2021 at 10:02 pm

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Police have identified and are searching for the suspect of a fatal attack in Hamilton today (August 8).

Around 11:45 a.m., officers and paramedics responded to a 911 call for a male who had been stabbed in the parking lot of Mission Services at 325 James St. North.

A 31-year-old man was found suffering from stab wounds.

“Both citizens and first responders attempted life-saving efforts to stop the bleeding to the male victim,” said police.

He was transported to the Hamilton General Hospital with life-threatening injuries and eventually succumbed to his injuries at approximately 12:20 p.m.

The suspect in this incident is identified as 23-year-old Jheidohn Shakeed Serieaux (pictured above) of no fixed address. He is approximately 5’9, 160 pounds, and was wearing a dark hoodie and black pants. 

Police believe he is armed, as no weapon was recovered from the scene of the stabbing.

Anyone who sees Serieaux is told not to approach him, and instead call 911.

Police have secured the scene of the stabbing and say they’ll continue to investigate throughout the night.

This is the 12th homicide of the year in Hamilton.


UPDATE: Police identify man who was fatally stabbed in Hamilton

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