Hamilton, Ontario,

Police Look to Identify Robbery Suspect

Hamilton Police need your help with identifying a convenience store robber. If you have any information, please contact the investigators.

On Wednesday, January 20, 2021, at approximately 10:00 a.m., a lone male suspect entered the King & James Convenience Store, located at 1 King Street East. The suspect told the clerk that he was in possession of a firearm and to hand over cash.

The suspect did not obtain any money and was last seen fleeing on foot westbound on King Street East.

Although a firearm was mentioned, one was not seen.

The employee did not incur any physical injuries as a result of the incident.

The Hamilton Police Break Enter and Robbery Unit has taken over the investigation and seeks assistance from the public with identifying the suspect.


  • Male
  • Caucasian
  • 40-50-years-of-age
  • 5’8”-5’10”
  • Medium build
  • Corrective glasses
  • Black jacket
  • Grey toque
  • Light blue facemask

Any information regarding this robbery attempt, please contact Detective Constable Patrick Cole 905-546-8936 or Detective Sergeant Andrea Torrie 905-546-2991.

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