Man suffers life-threatening injuries after a shooting in Hamilton


Published August 24, 2023 at 7:29 am

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A man is in life-threatening condition after a shooting in Hamilton overnight.

Emergency crews responded to a report of a shooting at 501 Barton St. E., Woodlands Park,  Wednesday night (Aug. 23) shortly after 10 p.m., Hamilton Police said in a press release.

When police arrived, they found a 36-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound, police said.

The man was transported to hospital and remains in stable condition with life-threatening injuries, police said.

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Police are looking for suspects and ask anyone who may have witnessed this crime to come forward.

Investigators also ask that anyone with a residence, business or vehicle with cameras to review their security surveillance between 9:30 p.m. and 10:15 p.m. for any suspicious activity related to this event.

Anyone with information on this investigation should contact Detective Dave Brewster in Investigative Services Division at 905-546-4067 or 905-546-4925.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at

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