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UPDATE: Hamilton Police are requesting public assistance in locating the vehicle involved in the early morning shooting on September 5th, 2017 at Caroline Street South between King Street and Main Street in the City of Hamilton shortly after 2:30am. The vehicle is red and similar to a Toyota Yaris. The vehicle will have a flat tire and bullet holes.

If this vehicle is located please call 911.

ORIGINAL POST:

Hamilton Police Investigate Shooting In The Area Of Caroline Street And King Street West

On Tuesday September 5th shortly after 2:30am, the Hamilton Police Service received reports of a shooting that took place in the area of Caroline Street South between King Street and Main Street in the City of Hamilton. Two males were witnessed fleeing from the area in a vehicle similar to a red Toyota Yaris with a possible flat tire and damage consistent with a bullet hole. Police have not received any reports of injuries at this time. The motive for the shooting is still under investigation. Police did recover several bullet casings from the ground in that location. This investigation is ongoing by Central Divisional Detectives.

Anyone with information on the vehicle or the incident, police are asking you to contact Detective Constable Alex Mendez at 905-546-3821 or Detective Constable Vladimir Hluska 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