UPDATE: Hamilton Police Release Name of City’s Recent Homicide Victim

Hamilton Police continue to investigate the city’s third homicide of 2022.

The Office of the Chief Coroner of Ontario and Ontario Forensic Pathology Services have completed the post mortem exam on Hamilton’s latest homicide victim.

With the permission of the family, Hamilton Police confirm 65-year-old Gordon Lewis from Hamilton is the victim of the city’s most recent homicide.

Gordon was born and raised in Hamilton and is best known as the founding guitarist of the punk rock band Teenage Head. He is described as an inspiring musician.

The family have requested privacy while they grieve the loss of Gordon. He will be remembered for his passion for music.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Frank De Vuono at 905-546-3827.

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