Police Investigate Shots Fired on East Mountain

Hamilton Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred early this morning in the area of Fennell Avenue East and Upper Sherman Avenue. Police are asking residents in the area, to check their video surveillance cameras for any suspicious activity.

On Wednesday, October 14, 2020, shortly after 4:00 a.m., Hamilton Police responded to the area of Fennell Avenue East and Upper Sherman Avenue, after receiving several reports of shots fired. Police secured the area and located evidence that included shell casings, confirming the discharging of a firearm.

Through continued investigation, police learned a lone suspect fired several rounds towards a townhouse, some of which struck the residence. The house was occupied at the time of the incident, however; no injuries were reported to the police.

During the course of the day, officers were in the area canvassing for witnesses and video surveillance.

At this time, police are investigating this as a targeted incident.


  • Male
  • Caucasian
  • Dark clothing
  • Carrying a dark bag or case

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Tracey Constable at 905 546-8965 or Detective Sergeant DelConte by calling 905-546-3851.

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