Hamilton, Ontario,

Update-Hamilton Police Investigate Shooting on the Mountain

For Immediate release:  11th December 2022

Incident # 22-819456

Hamilton, ON

Update – Hamilton Police make an arrest in Shooting on the Mountain

On Saturday, December 10th, 2022 shortly before 4:00 am, Hamilton Police responded to the area of Upper James Street and Churchill Avenue for reports of a shooting that just occurred.

Police can confirm a shooting incident occurred and that one victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.

On Sunday December 11th, 2022, Hamilton Police have identified and arrested a 19 year old male of Hamilton in relation to the shooting.

The 19 year old male has been charged with the following:

Discharge firearm with intent

Point firearm

Assault with a weapon

Possession of a schedule one substance

Police believe this to be a targeted incident and there is no further risk to public safety

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact D/Cst, Millington by calling 905-546-8966

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