Teen without vital signs, 2 others injured after shooting at Hamilton plaza: paramedics

Emergency crews were called to the plaza at Paramount Drive and Mud Street West in Stoney Creek. Andrew Collins / Global News

Three people have been taken to hospital, two critically, after a shooting at a plaza in the Upper Stoney Creek area of Hamilton, a spokesperson with the City’s paramedic service says.

Emergency crews were called to the Heritage Hill Shopping Centre at the northeast corner of Paramount Drive and Mud Street West just before 8 p.m. on Friday.

The Hamilton Paramedic Service spokesperson told Global News a 17-year-old boy with no vital signs was rushed to a trauma centre along with a 37-year-old man in critical condition.

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A third person, a 25-year-old man, was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

As of Friday evening, Hamilton police didn’t release any additional information on the shooting or any suspect information.

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