Hamilton Homicide #7 – 38-year-old David Anderson fatally shot in a central Hamilton alley

The 2021 Hamilton Homicide Victim List is available here

Hamilton police responded to the report of a shooting in alleyway between Birch Avenue and Gibson Avenue on April 28th at approximately 10:30pm.

Police and paramedics located 38-year-old David Anderson suffering from gunshot injuries. He was transported to the General Hospital, where he later died of his injuries at approximately 11:15 p.m. Police believe Anderson was the victim of a robbery.

Anyone with information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime, you are asked to contact Detective David Brewster at 905-546-4067.

Update April 30th
Hamilton police have released video surveillance of the four suspects fleeing the scene of the shooting in an alleyway just west of Chestnut Ave.
Video 1
Video 2

The suspects can only be described as four males at this time and were last observed running eastbound from Gibson Street toward Chestnut Avenue.