Youth Male Arrested for September Shooting

Hamilton Police have arrested a 17-year-old youth male for a shooting that occurred in September of 2021.

On Monday, September 13, 2021 shortly before 0300p.m., Hamilton Police responded to a possible shots fired call in the area of Sanford Street and Wilson Street.

Prior to police arrival, the involved individuals had fled the area.

Police located a shell casing, believed to be involved in the incident and the scene was secured and processed.

After an investigation, police have arrested and charged an individual in relation to the shooting.




Youth Male of Hamilton

  • Prohibited Firearm- Loaded/Unloaded
  • Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
  • Careless Use, Carry, Transport, Storage of Firearm, Weapon, Ammunition
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm/Weapon
  • Firearm or Imitation- Use of During An Offence
  • Discharge Firearm With Intent
  • Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose

The youth male is held for a bail hearing and appearing before the Ontario Court of Justice in Hamilton.

No one was seriously injured in the incident.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Division 1 Criminal Investigation Branch Detective/Constable Tom Kersgens by calling 905-546-3817.

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