No injuries after shots fired outside bar on east Hamilton mountain

Hamilton police say no one was hurt after the city’s 23rd shooting incident of 2019 outside of a crowded bar in the east end overnight.

Officers were called out around 12:30 A.M. to Al-Omara Bar, located at 796 Concession St. just east of Upper Sherman, for reports of gunshots fired.

After their arrival, police confirm a firearm was discharged from the street right beside the nearby business which was reported to have contained between 15 and 20 patrons.

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Investigators canvassed the area on Monday morning looking for witnesses and surveillance video.

So far, police have no suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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