On the morning of August 16, 2010, Joseph Melo was discovered deceased inside his business at 1217 Main St. E., Hamilton. Joe operated a commercial pharmacy that distributed to nursing homes and wasn’t open to the public. Joe Melo was a self-made man, operating a number of businesses and investments. As a private investor, Joe had many interests and associates. He was married and had three children; he was known as a devoted family man.
HPS continues to investigate this matter and a reward of $25,000 is available to the person who comes forward with information that leads to an arrest (or arrests).
Anyone with information about this homicide is being asked to contact Det. Jason Cattle of the Major Crime Unit at 905-546-4167.