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Police say man jumped to his death at Devil’s Punchbowl

 

Police say man jumped to his death at Devil’s Punchbowl

The province’s Special Investigations Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 31-year-old man at the Devil’s Punchbowl conservation area in Hamilton Monday afternoon.
Preliminary information suggests the following:

  • At approximately 3:04 p.m. on October 4, 2021, the Hamilton Police Service received a call for assistance at the Devil’s Punchbowl conservation area in Stoney Creek. 
  • Officers responded and located a man.
  • The man jumped into the gorge.
  • Emergency Medical Services were contacted.
  • The man was located on the ground below.
  • Upon arrival, Emergency Medical Services attempted to assist the man. The man was pronounced deceased on scene at 3:47 p.m.

Three investigators and one forensic investigator have been assigned to the case. 
The SIU is urging anyone who may have information about this investigation to contact the lead investigator at 1-800-787-8529. The Unit is also urging anyone who may have any video evidence related to this incident to upload that video through the SIU website.

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