Hamilton, Ontario,

Arson Unit Investigates Residential Fire

Hamilton Police Arson Unit continues to investigate an early morning residential fire. Anyone with information is asked to contact the police.

On Wednesday, April 24, 2019, shortly before 1:30 a.m., Hamilton Police attended 268 Beach Boulevard to assist Hamilton Fire with a residential fire call.

The fire was extinguished and damages are estimated below $1000.00. The home was unoccupied at the time of the incident.

With the evidence available at this time, police believe the fire was deliberately set. The Hamilton Police Arson Unit will continue the investigation which is in its infancy stage.

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Detective Greg Blunsdon by calling 905-540-3819 or Detective Sergeant Andrea Torrie at 905-546-2991.

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