Hamilton, Ontario,

Police Investigate Disturbance at Medical Centre

Hamilton Police investigated a disturbance between two females at the Urban Core Health Centre. One female was transported to the hospital. She is not cooperating. A second female believed to be the suspect was arrested on an outstanding warrant. At this time due to the lack of co-operation by the complainant police do not have the evidence to lay a charge in this matter.

On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, shortly before 5:00 p.m., officers were dispatched to a disturbance involving two females at the Urban Core Health Centre, 71 Rebecca Street.

The victim, a 34-year-old female of no fixed address, was transported to the hospital with minor lacerations to her hands. Detectives attended the hospital and spoke the victim however; she is not cooperating with the investigation.

Through the investigation, police were able to identify an 18-year-old female believed to be the other female involved. She was arrested on an outstanding warrant and turned over to a neighbouring police agency. The females are known to each other and this incident was targeted.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Central Station Staff Sergeant’s Office by calling 905-546-4725.

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