UPDATE: Third Male Arrested in Short-Term Rental Shooting

Hamilton Police have arrested the last outstanding male in relation to the shooting investigation that took place on August 9, 2020, inside a residence, on Aberdeen Avenue. All three males involved in this incident have now been identified.

On August 9, 2020, shortly after 6:30 p.m., three males attended a short-term rental on Aberdeen Avenue. While inside the residence, one male discharged a firearm.

Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Bureau continued to investigate the shooting and identified, arrested and charged a 17-year-old Toronto man. The male was located and arrested without incident.


  • 17-year-old youth from Toronto.


  • Carry Concealed weapon
  • Weapons Dangerous
  • Careless Use, Storage of Firearm
  • Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
  • Occupant of Motor Vehicle knowing Firearm present
  • Possession over $5,000 (stolen vehicle)
  • Possession Contrary to Order

Due to the age of the youth, Hamilton Police will not be releasing any other details.

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