Hamilton, Ontario ,

Police Investigate Series of Arsons on Central Mountain

Hamilton Police Arson Unit is requesting the public’s assistance to identify a male captured on a store video in the early morning hours of January 5, 2019.

On the weekend of January 5, 2019, the Hamilton Mountain saw a series of arsons at schools and businesses. The male entering the 7-Eleven Store at 622 Upper Wellington Street shortly after 7:00 a.m., is wanted for questioning by police in these fires.

Police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying this person.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Detective Constable  Greg Blunsdon by calling (905)540-5085 or Detective Sergeant Andrea Torrie at (905) 546-2991.

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