Witnesses sought in homicide investigation in Hamilton


Published February 28, 2024 at 8:14 am

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Police are appealing for help in the investigation into the fatal shooting death of 33-year-old Spencer Laffin in Hamilton.

Laffin was shot outside his workplace, Satellite Tires at 100 Nebo Rd. on Dec. 11, 2023. He managed to flee to a neighbouring property where he was shot several more times and succumbed to his injuries.

Investigators are looking for a dark-coloured, four-door SUV, believed to be a newer model Honda CRV in connection with the shooting.

The shooter is described as a Black man, approximately six feet tall with a thin build. He was wearing dark clothing and a surgical mask.

Police believe there are people who have knowledge of the homicide and are appealing for them to come forward.

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Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Lisa Chambers of the Homicide Unit at 905-546-3843.

To offer information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com.

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