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.
- 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