One Female Arrested in Downtown Stabbing Incident


On August 28th of 2019 shortly before 01:30, Hamilton Police Service (HPS) responded to assist a 35-year-old male with what has been described as serious stab wounds to the chest. While they were on scene, they were able to identify a female as a suspect and have since arrested/charged her.

Hamilton Police arrived on the scene of 20 Rebecca Street shortly before 01:30, where they located a 35-year-old male from Brantford Ontario with serious stab wounds to the chest. Police were able to confirm that the male and the female involved in this incident were known to each other but did not mention what their relationship was. The male was transported to a local hospital in serious condition where they were able to stabilize him.

The female identified as the suspect in this incident has been arrested and charge with aggravated assault and was scheduled to appear in court yesterday. Police are asking anyone with information to please come forward by contacting the Central Criminal Investigation Branch at (905) 546-3833 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477 or by submitting your anonymous tip on their website at