Hamilton, Ontario ,

Stabbing Investigation in the Westdale Area

Hamilton Police are looking for the public’s assistance with a stabbing investigation that occurred in the Westdale area. If you have video or information that can assist please call the Central Investigation Branch.

On Thursday, August 29, 2019, shortly after 1:00 a.m., a group of males were walking in the area of Whitney Avenue and Emerson Street when another group instigated a physical confrontation. During the assault two males 19 and 20-years-old received injuries from an edged weapon and sprayed with a noxious substance.

The males were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police were provided descriptions of the 5-6 suspects that fled the scene in a smaller black motor vehicle.

Suspect #1

  • Male black, 19-20 years old, long dreadlocks, heavier set, 5’8-5’9.

Suspect #2

  • Male white, red hair, tall with a slim build

Suspect #3

  • Male Middle Eastern, 18-19 years old, 5’10, clean cut

Police continue to collect details on the outstanding suspects.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Detective Constable 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