Police Seek Assistance with Street Robbery Investigation
Hamilton Police are investigating a robbery that occurred on Beach Boulevard and are reminding the public to be aware of their surroundings at all time. The incident involved a female who was walking her dogs and was assaulted by an unknown male who attempted to steal her pets.
On Monday, December 21, 2020, at approximately 9:00 p.m., the victim was walking her dogs in the area of Beach Boulevard and North Park Avenue when she was approached by an unknown male. The male initiated a conversation with the victim. He then indicated that he wanted her dogs. The victim denied his request and the male assaulted her while attempting to gain control of her dogs. The male was unsuccessful as a result of the resistance from the victim and fled the area.
The victim received minor injuries as a result of the incident.
Hamilton Police are reminding the public to be aware of their surroundings at all times. When walking alone at night, stay in well-lit areas and when possible walk with another person.
- 30 to 40-years-old
- Baseball cap
- Dark coloured jacket
Police are asking the public to check their surveillance cameras for any suspicious activity and to contact Detective Sergeant Ben Thibodeau at 905-546-2907, if they have any information that could assist with the investigation into this crime.
To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com