Hamilton Overnight Shooting Sends One Victim to Hospital

Hamilton Police responded to an overnight shooting in front of a Hamilton restaurant establishment.

On Friday, December 17, 2021, shortly after midnight, the Hamilton Police Service responded to a shooting that occurred outside of a restaurant establishment on John Street South.

A victim, male in his 20’s and several suspects were involved in an altercation that resulted in the victim being shot twice. The suspects fled the scene on foot. The victim was taken to hospital for medical treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

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 1 Criminal Investigation Branch Detective Constable Alex Buck at 905-546-3817.

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