Police identify two suspects wanted for fatal Hamilton shooting of BC man

Mar 5 2021, 4:37 pm

Police have released photos of two suspects wanted for the murder of a British Columbia man last month.

The Hamilton Police Service has issued warrants for Oliver Karafa, 28, and Yun (Lucy) Lu Li, 25. Both suspects reside in Toronto, but police believe they have left the area.

Police say they are wanted for First Degree Murder in the death of Tyler Pratt and the attempted murder of a woman.

Hamilton Police were called just after 7 pm on February 28 for reports of a shooting in Stoney Creek, Ontario.

Pratt, 39, of BC, was found dead at the scene. A 26-year-old female victim was located suffering from serious injuries and transported to a hospital.

Officers have recovered vehicles that they believe were involved in the incident and are seeking to locate Karafa and Li.

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“Hamilton Police Service appreciates the assistance and cooperation from the public during this investigation,” officers said.

Police advise that the suspects should not be approached.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective David Tsuchida at 905-546-4123. Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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