For Immediate release:

Police investigation into a shooting on Mary Street North

On Wednesday January 11th, around 1:45am, the Hamilton Police Service received reports of a shooting that took place in the area of Mary St. between Cannon St. E. and Robert St., in the City of Hamilton.  No one was injured during this incident.  A suspect was observed fleeing on foot and jumping into a nearby vehicle described as a dark coloured newer model hatchback.  The suspect is described as a male white wearing a dark hoodie under a dark vest style jacket and light pants.

Police can confirm that shots were fired into a residence in the area. The homeowners were home at the time but sustained no injuries. The motive for the shooting is still under investigation.

Anyone with any further information that they feel could assist the police are asked to contact Detective Constable Vlad Hluska at 905-546-3817or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at


There is no evidence at this stage of the investigation to link this shooting incident to any other investigations at this time.




News Release

S/Sgt Frank Miscione


Constable Steve Welton

Hamilton Police Service Media Relations Officer