Hamilton, Ontario,

Hamilton Police Arrest Male for Arson

Hamilton Police have arrested and charged a 20-year-old male after he set fire to an individual room within a residence at McMaster University located at 1280 Main Street West in Hamilton.

On January 28th at approximately 2:00 p.m. Hamilton Fire and Hamilton Police responded to a fire alarm call.  On scene, police and partners located the unit on fire, which was extinguished, and no injuries were suffered.

Ruomu BA is a resident of Hamilton and has been charged with:

  • Arson - Disregard for Human Life

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Lockley by calling 905-546-3833

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