Police Seek Assistance in Identifying Assault Suspect

Hamilton Police are asking for public assistance in identifying a male responsible for assaulting a female inside her home.

On Friday, March 6, 2020, shortly after 1:00 p.m., police responded to an assault that occurred at a residence in the Meadowlands area in Ancaster. Once on scene, police located a 60-year-old female suffering from injuries caused by an unknown edged weapon. Information gathered at the time described the female being alone in the residence when a male knocked at the front door and once the female answered, he entered. A short time later an altercation ensued and the female was assaulted. The male was last seen fleeing the scene in a newer model grey, 2-door, Honda Civic.

The female was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


Detectives from the Hamilton Police Mountain Division Criminal Investigations Branch have continued to investigate this incident.

Police do not feel this was a random attack and believe there could be people in the community who have information that could assist with the investigation.


  • Male
  • Black hair
  • Black beard
  • Grey-hooded sweater
  • Grey pants
  • Black shoes

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Detective Constable Ian Chan at 905-546-8970 or Acting Detective Sergeant Mike Hall at 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