Hamilton, Ontario,

East Mountain Shooting

Hamilton Police are investigating after shots heard on the east mountain. 

On Wednesday February 15, 2023, shortly after 10:00p.m., Hamilton Police responded to the area of East 23rd St between Crocket St and Concession St when multiple gun shots were heard.

Police can confirm a shooting incident occurred and that bullet casings were located in the area.  Police believe this to be a targeted shooting.

Detectives are asking residents and businesses in the area to review their security cameras between the hours of 10:00p.m. and 11:00p.m., for any suspicious activity and contact Police. Detectives are also asking for anyone driving in the area at that time with dash cam footage to contact investigators.

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with this investigation please contact Detective David Brewster in Investigative Services Division at 905-546-4067.

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