Update: Giorgio Barresi Homicide

Hamilton Police continue to search for information on the murder of 42-year-old Giorgio Barresi.

On March 2, 2020, at approximately 10:45 p.m., Giorgio Barresi returned to his residence on Portofino Place, Stoney Creek and was confronted in his driveway by a single suspect. He was shot multiple times and died as a result of his injuries.


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Through investigation, police believe the suspect attended the area in a sedan that was parked by the intersection of Portofino Place and Lido Drive. It is believed that at least one other individual remained with the suspect vehicle during the incident. After shooting Giorgio, the suspect walked back to this vehicle which then fled south on Lido Drive.

Investigators continue the investigation into the motive behind the murder of Giorgio and urge those with information to come forward to speak with police.

Police are further requesting the assistance of the public for any information that may relate to the suspects and the suspect vehicle involved.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with this investigation please contact Det. Mike Ebert by calling 905-546-4167. To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com