Barn Arson Investigation

Hamilton Police arrest a 22-year-old man in relation to an arson investigation.

On Sunday, July 30, 2023, at approximately 11:05 p.m., Hamilton Police and emergency partners responded to a barn fire in the area of Highway 6 and Concession Rd 6 E in Flamborough.   The home was unoccupied at the time of the fire.  Investigation revealed evidence of a break and enter and the use of an accelerant.      

A 22-year-old male of Hamilton has been arrested and charged with the following:

  • CC 348(1)(b) Break and Enter- Commit
  • CC 434 Arson - Damage to Property

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Constable Shaun Fennessy by calling 905-540-3819.

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