Hamilton Police Investigate Early Morning Shooting Incident

Hamilton Police are actively investigating a shooting incident that unfolded this morning during the early hours in the area of Gibson Avenue and Barton Street East.

After the incident, which transpired shortly after 4:00 a.m., a male in his 20s was discovered with a gunshot wound, prompting a comprehensive investigation by Hamilton Police.

This ongoing investigation aims to unravel the circumstances surrounding the shooting incident, with the focus centered on the area encompassing Gibson Avenue and Barton Street East.

Hamilton Police are appealing to residents and businesses in the vicinity who may have dash camera footage or surveillance footage from the time frame of 3:45 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 31, 2024 to come forward. Any information or footage that could assist in the investigation is crucial at this time.

Hamilton Police are also urging anyone who may have witnessed suspicious activity in the area during the mentioned time frame or has information related to the incident to contact the Hamilton Police Shooting Task Force at 905-546-4883.

Hamilton Police encourages the public to come forward with any information they may have, no matter how small, to assist in solving this crime. Information can be provided anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or by submitting tips online at www.crimestoppershamilton.com.

Hamilton Police appreciates the ongoing cooperation of the community in helping to maintain public safety and security.