Man be­ing sought for at­tempted mur­der

Sus­pect ac­cused of strik­ing woman with a car in lot

The Hamilton Spectator - - LOCAL - HAMIL­TON SPEC­TA­TOR

Hamil­ton po­lice are search­ing for a man ac­cused of hit­ting a woman and flee­ing the scene.

Po­lice say a woman was walk­ing in an empty park­ing lot at Main Street East and Hugh­son Street South on Sun­day, July 3 at about 8:25 p.m.

The woman was hit from be­hind and as re­sult of her in­juries needed med­i­cal at­ten­tion.

Po­lice be­lieve they have iden­ti­fied 20-yearold Dou­vainn Dean as the sus­pect fol­low­ing an in­ves­ti­ga­tion be­tween the Hamil­ton Po­lice Hu­man Traf­fick­ing Unit and the Homi­cide Unit.

He is de­scribed as be­ing black, about five-foot-five and 160 pounds.

Po­lice say he has ob­vi­ous scar­ring on the right side of his face and usu­ally wears glasses. He is also known to fre­quent ho­tels in the com­pany of young women.

Dean is wanted by po­lice for at­tempted mur­der, as­sault, ma­te­rial ben­e­fits from sex­ual ser­vices and ad­ver­tise sex­ual ser­vices. If you have in­for­ma­tion, call Det. An­drea Richard at 905-546-4067or Crime Stop­pers at 1-800-222-8477.

Dou­vainn Dean sought in hit-and-run

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