Detectives Investigate Shooting in East End

Hamilton Police are investigating after multiple shots were fired at two individuals in an east-end neighborhood.

On Friday, September 3, 2021, shortly after 08:30 p.m., Hamilton Police responded to reports of a shooting that just occurred in the Oriole Crescent neighborhood in Hamilton’s east-end.

A male and female were standing in the rear yard of a residence, when they observed a male exit a dark gold coloured SUV and walk towards their direction.

The suspect approached the victims, before discharging multiple shots. The male victim ran into the residence, while the female victim fled north.

No one was injured in the incident.

The motive for the shooting is still under investigation.

The scene has since been processed and police are canvassing the area for any surveillance and witnesses.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Division 2 Criminal Investigation Branch Detective William Kapitanchuk by calling 905-546-2933 or Detective Sergeant Greg Doerr at 905-546-2907.

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