Hamilton Homicide #7 – Matar Abouchere shot to death on the Red Hill Valley Parkway

Hamilton police said two vehicles were travelling southbound on the Red Hill Valley Parkway on July 10th at approximately 9:25pm when  shots were fired from one vehicle, a dark coloured SUV, into the second vehicle, a blue BMW sedan.

Police said as a result, two individuals were struck by the gunshots that resulted in serious injuries to one occupant and the death of 27-year-old Matar Abouchere. The suspect fled the scene in the dark coloured SUV, and exited the RHVP at Greenhill Avenue. The vehicle driven by Matar Abouchere had entered onto the RHVP from the Barton Street East westbound lanes.

Anyone who was travelling on Barton Street East, the RHVP or the area of Greenhill Avenue around the approximate time of this incident to contact police with any information, dashcam or security video recording.

Hamilton police:  905-546-4925

The 2020 Hamilton Homicide Victim List is available here.