Security Guard Injured In Unprovoked Stranger Attack


Hamilton Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in an unprovoked attack on a security guard.

On Saturday, June 17, 2023, shortly before 4:30p.m. an unknown male jumped over a barrier separating Whitehern Museum and City Hall. Upon entering the property belonging to Whitehern Museum, the suspect punched the security guard. The security guard quickly retreated to the security office safely and contacted police.

As a result of the assault, the security guard was transported to hospital, where he sought medical treatment for his injuries.  

The suspect in this unprovoked stranger assault is described as;

  • Male/white
  • 5’8”to 6” tall
  • Weighs 210 lbs to 250lbs
  • Approximately 40 years old
  • Buzz cut
  • Muscular build
  • Pronounced jawline
  • White T-Shirt with grey decal
  • Blue jeans

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Division One Staff Sergeant by calling 905-546-4725.

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