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Hamilton police arrest two involved in shooting near Knights of Columbus Hall

Hamilton police got a call for shots fired just before 3 a.m. on Saturday which lead them to an area near the Knights of Columbus hall.
Hamilton police got a call for shots fired just before 3 a.m. on Saturday which lead them to an area near the Knights of Columbus hall. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Hamilton police have arrested two suspects alleged to have been involved in a weekend shooting in the city’s east end.

Officers got the call just before 3 a.m. on Saturday to an area near the Knights of Columbus Hall on Queenston Road for reports of shots fired.

No one was reported to have been hurt in the incident.

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On Wednesday, investigators revealed they had made two arrests in the shooting, a 31-year-old man and 29-year-old woman, both Hamilton residents.

Both are charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, careless use of a firearm, knowledge of unauthorized possession of a firearm, discharge firearm with intent, and unauthorized possession of a firearm.

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The accused man was additionally charged with four counts of possession contrary to order.

A 2013 white four-door BMW connected to the case has also been recovered.

Police say the investigation is still active.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Division 2 Criminal Investigative Division at 905-546-2907 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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