Suspect for Identification in Commercial Entry

Hamilton Police are investigating a commercial break and enter and are requesting the public’s assistance with the identification of a suspect.

Detectives continue to investigate after a commercial break and enter that occurred on Thursday, August 11, 2022, shortly after 4:30 a.m. in the area of King Street West and Newton Avenue in the City of Hamilton.

A lone suspect gained entry by smashing the front door of a business, took merchandise from within the store, and then fled.

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect.


·         Male

·         20-30 years old

·         Blue baseball hat

·         Black sweater

·         Black shorts

·         Black backpack

·         Left shoe brown

·         Right shoe blue

·         White BMX bicycle, with red rims and yellow tires

·         Black gloves

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Shane Groombridge at 905-546-2991 or Detective Constable Wayne Potter at 905-540-6342.

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