Arrest Made in Serious Stabbing


Hamilton Police make arrest in serious stabbing incident at commercial business.

On Friday, February 3, 2023, at approximately 1:48p.m., a lone male entered a commercial business located at 1660 Upper James Street. While inside the business, the male suspect proceeded to attack an employee with an edged weapon causing serious injuries.

The suspect was described as a thin male with black hair and receding hairline, wearing a green camo-pattern winter jacket, a trapper hat, blue mask and grey khakis.

On Thursday, February 9, 2023, Hamilton Police arrested 34-year-old, Muneeb Ali Ghawar, male of Hamilton for the following charges;

  • Aggravated Assault
  • Robbery
  • Disguise with Intent

The victim was transported to hospital in stable condition and has since been released from hospital.

Thank you to the members of the community that assisted with identifying the suspect in this serious crime.