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Police arrest 3 men after Hamilton disturbance

Hamilton police have arrested three men following a disturbance in the Sherman Avenue and Barton Street area.
Hamilton police have arrested three men following a disturbance in the Sherman Avenue and Barton Street area. Lisa Polewski / 900 CHML File

Three men have been arrested, following a disturbance in Hamilton.

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Just before 11 p.m. Tuesday, Hamilton police were called about a street disturbance in the Sherman Avenue and Barton Street area, where several windows and a door were damaged, causing about $1,000 in damage.

When officers arrived, the suspects allegedly fled through an alley. Police say they heard another disturbance at a nearby residence.

Police say the front door was already open with sounds of screaming coming from inside. Police say they found three men in their 20s, who claimed to have been pepper-sprayed and exhibited minor injuries from a physical altercation.

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Investigators suspected the men were involved in the original disturbance, and took them into custody for mischief.

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