Hamilton Police Seek Assistance in Identifying Robbery Suspect

Hamilton Police are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying a suspect involved in a robbery.

On September 10, 2023, at approximately 9:42 p.m.,,an incident unfolded on the West Mountain. A lone suspect entered a business establishment, brandishing a box cutter, and demanded cash from the clerk. The suspect subsequently fled the scene, heading Northbound on Upper Paradise.

The description of the suspect is as follows:

·         Gender: Male

·         Complexion: Dark skin

·         Height: Approximately 6'0"

·         Build: Thin, weighing between 140 to 150 lbs

·         Clothing: Grey zip-up hoodie with white strings, hood up

·         Face covering: Silver-colored balaclava

·         Bottoms: Blue jeans

·         Footwear: Dark grey boots or shoes

·         Weapon: Red-colored box cutter in the left hand

Hamilton Police are actively investigating this incident and are urging anyone with information that could aid in the investigation to come forward. If you have any relevant details, please contact:

Detective Sergeant Shane Groombridge at 905-546-2991 or

Detective Constable Derek Donn at 905-546-8934 or via email at [email protected]

For those who wish to provide information anonymously, please consider reaching out to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at Crime Stoppers Hamilton's Website.

The Hamilton Police Service greatly appreciates the community's support and cooperation in our ongoing efforts to maintain safety and security within our city.