Hamilton Police Service is appealing for witnesses after a shooting at 275 King Street East, a premise operating as an illegal cannabis dispensary.
Shortly before 9:00pm on Saturday, March 9, 2019, Hamilton Police were dispatched to 275 King Street East for a shooting that had just occurred.
One injured male was located and taken to the hospital.
The initial investigation indicates that this incident was a robbery.
Police are requesting residents and business owners in the area with video surveillance cameras to check their systems for any suspicious people or vehicles in the area.
The Hamilton Police Criminal Investigations Branch are investigating this matter with the assistance of the Make Safe Task Force, the investigation is in its infancy.
To provide information about this shooting please call Detective Constable Kevin Jones at 905-546-3821.
Information can be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit an anonymous tip online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com.
.@HamiltonPolice officers searching for several suspects after a robbery and shooting at the Hamilton Village Dispensary on King Street E. @HPSCanine and tactical officers searching for several suspects who fled. Male transported to @HamHealthSci trauma center by @HPS_Paramedics pic.twitter.com/FbTKWDBnfH
— Andrew Collins (@ACollinsPhoto) March 10, 2019
Source: Hamilton Police