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Police identify 17-year-old victim in triple shooting at Hamilton plaza

Police identify 17-year-old victim in Stoney Creek shooting .
Police identify 17-year-old victim in Stoney Creek shooting . Hamilton Police Service

Hamilton Police have identified the victim in Friday night’s shooting as 17-year-old Keden Bond.

Bond died and two others were injured after a shooting at a Stoney Creek plaza Friday night, Hamilton police say.

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 for reports of a shooting.

Police said two suspects approached three people who were in the parking lot and began firing at them.

Police say Bond was critically injured and was rushed to hospital, where he later died.  A 35-year-old man sustained life-altering injuries and is still in hospital. A 25-year-old man was treated and released for minor injuries, investigators said.

 

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There is no suspect description at this time, however, investigators say they fled northbound on foot to a vehicle. It is not clear where the vehicle then went.

Police are asking anyone with information or who was in the area at the time of the shooting to contact investigators at 905-546-3827 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

With files from Nick Westoll

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