Man sent to hospital after shooting outside townhouse on Hamilton Mountain

Hamilton police are investigating a shooting at a Purnell Drive location near Upper Paradise Road on July 21, 2022. Lisa Polewski / 900 CHML

A 27-year-old man was sent to hospital following an evening shooting in a residential area on Hamilton Mountain.

Police say the man was struck by gunfire just before 9:30 p.m. outside a unit at a townhouse complex Thursday night on Purnell Drive between Upper Paradise Road and Garth Street.

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He was transported to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries, according to Const. Indy Bharaj.

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There were no other injuries and no suspect information has been released.

The incident is believed to have been targeted.

Anyone who may have information or security camera video from the neighbourhood can reach out to Hamilton Police or Crime Stoppers.

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