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Woman injured in late night shooting in Hamilton’s east end

Hamilton police say they were called out to an area near Upper Kenilworth Avenue and Mohawk Road East for reports of gunshots on Nov. 15, 2021. Don Mitchell / Global News

Hamilton Police say a woman in her mid-20s was sent to hospital on Wednesday night after a shooting in the city’s east end.

Investigators say the victim was found by officers just after 11 p.m. near Barton Street East and Parkdale Street North.

The 25-year-old sustained non-life-threatening injuries “consistent with a gun shot wound,” police say.

Read more: Hamilton-area man stabbed ‘without provocation’ in Waterdown: police

Detectives believe the incident was targeted and are asking anyone with video surveillance to reach out to Hamilton police.

Residents can expect a police presence in the area for much of Thursday for an investigation.

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