Hamilton, Ontario,

UPDATE – Police Arrest Robber from Barton Street CIBC

On Wednesday, September 5, 2018, a lone male suspect robbed the CIBC Bank located at 393 Barton St, Hamilton, while in possession of a firearm. He was able to obtain a quantity of Canadian currency before successfully fleeing the bank.

The investigation was taken over by the Break Enter and Robbery Unit. A media release was posted requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. As a result of the release, several members of the public came forward and were able to successfully identify the suspect.

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, Michael Ivo White, 40-years-of –age, from Hamilton was arrested for Robbery with Firearm and Breach of Probation.

Police would like to thank the public for their assistance in this investigation and encourage anyone with any additional information to contact Detective Anthony Santostefano by calling (905)-546-3849.

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