Hamilton Police Make Arrest in Ibrahim Mosque Break and Enter

Hamilton Police have successfully apprehended a suspect involved in a break and enter incident at the Ibrahim Mosque, which occurred on June 28, 2023.

Upon receiving notification from a member of the community, Hamilton Police promptly responded to the scene. Police were able to quickly apprehend the suspect before any further damage could occur.

The suspect has been identified as  51-year-old Sean Wood of Hamilton. Wood is currently in police custody and will be facing charges of Break and Enter – Commit and Possession of Burglary Tools. 

Hamilton Police would like to extend their gratitude to the community for their vigilance and cooperation in reporting the incident. The collaboration between law enforcement and community members played a vital role in the successful resolution of this incident.

Hamilton Police Service remains dedicated to serving and protecting the community, ensuring that all places of worship are safe and secure for everyone.

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with this investigation, please contact the D/C B. Smith of the Hamilton Police Service B.E.A.R. Unit at (905) 546-8925 or D/Sgt. S. Groombridge (905) 546-2991.

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