Hamilton, Ontario,

Police Investigate Shooting in Central Hamilton

Hamilton Police are investigating a shooting that took place around 7:00am this morning and are asking for the assistance of the public.  

On Saturday February 24, 2024, shortly before 7:00 am, officers were called to the area of 185 King St. E at the California Dream Lounge for a possible shooting.  On arrival, police located a male victim outside of the establishment that had sustained a gunshot wound.  The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.  The shooting is believed to be targeted, and there is no outstanding risk to the public.

The investigation is in the preliminary stages and there are no suspect descriptions available at this time.  If you have any information or video that could assist in this investigation, you are asked to contact the Shooting Response Team at 905-546-4883 

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.