Arrest Warrant Sought in Gladys Little Homicide

Hamilton Police Major Crime Unit has identified a suspect in the murder of 79-year-old Gladys Little.

An arrest warrant for First Degree murder will be obtained on Sunday morning for 26-year-old Larissa Shingebis. She is described as female, Indigenous, 5’4”, medium build, with collar-length hair. She was last seen exiting 187 Park Street South on Friday, May 15, 2020 wearing a red long-sleeved blouse, grey yoga pants, white socks, black casual shoes and wrapped in a blue knitted blanket.

Due to the random and violent actions of Shingebis in the murder of Gladys Little, the Hamilton Police Service have decided to release her name and photo for public safety reasons prior to the warrant being issued.

Shingebis has a transient lifestyle and is originally from the Thunder Bay area. Anyone seeing Shingebis should not approach her but call 911 immediately.

Gladys Little’s family have been notified of the pending arrest warrant and the fact that Gladys did not know her assailant.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Andrew Coughlan of the Major Crime Unit by calling 905-546-3874.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com