UPDATE: Second Arrest Made in Ali Mohummad Murder

Hamilton Police have arrested a second 17-year-old male in connection with the stabbing death of Ali Mohummad early Sunday morning.

On Tuesday, July 21, 2020, shortly after 4:00 p.m., Hamilton Police made a second arrest in the murder of Ali Mohummad which occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning in the Limeridge Road West and Kendale Court area of Hamilton.

The 17-year-old male was arrested at his Mount Hope residence where a search warrant was also executed. A vehicle believed to be have been used by the two arrested males to flee the scene was seized for examination along with other items.

The male will appear in court later today and will face the charges of Second Degree Murder, Aggravated Assault (x2) and Assault with a Weapon.

Investigators continue to make progress in identifying other persons who were either present or participated in this incident. Police are encouraging those who merely witnessed the assault to contact police. Those males who participated in the actual assault should seek legal advice and turn themselves into police.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Detective Daryl Reid of the Major Crime Unit by calling 905-546-3825

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