Hamilton Police Seek Assistance in Assault with a Weapon Investigation


Hamilton Police are investigating an assault with a weapon that occurred on Monday, May 16, 2022.

On Monday, May 16, 2022, at approximately 2:45a.m. an unknown male suspect entered a business in downtown Hamilton and selected merchandise before leaving without any attempt to pay. When confronted by an employee outside of the business the suspect brandished an unknown weapon and cut the employee before fleeing on foot southbound on John Street South.  

Investigators are appealing for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect for this assault. If you have any information on the identity of the suspect or any other information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Constable Boris Iveljic at 905-540-6327.

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