Hamilton, Ontario,

Second Suspect Arrested in West Lounge Cafe Stabbing Incident

Hamilton Police continue to investigate the stabbing incident at the West Lounge Café. The second male involved has been arrested and appeared in court.

On Friday, October 25, 2019, Joseph Barham-Ferguson attended the Hamilton Police Central Station. He was arrested in relation to the assault and appeared at the John Sopinka Courthouse later that day to answer to the charges.

Hamilton Police would like to thank everyone who assisted in the investigation.


  • Joseph Barham-Ferguson, 20-years-of-age, from Hamilton


  • Aggravated Assault
  • Fail to Comply Youth Sentence

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Constable Sami Haddad by calling 905-546-3817.

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