Arrest made in Hamilton’s 6th homicide

Hamilton police have arrested a 27-year-old Mississauga man in connection to Hamilton’s sixth homicide of the year.

On Saturday, May 30 shortly before 11 p.m. police were called to 334 East 14th St on the Hamilton mountain for reports of a man suffering from gunshot wounds.

Police found 44-year-old Darren Buskey bleeding in the apartment complex parking lot. Buskey was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

David Pryce has been charged with first-degree murder. He appeared at John Sopinka courthouse this morning, his next court date is scheduled for June 9th.

Police say based on evidence Pryce and Buskey were known to each other through their involvement with drugs. Police are not searching for any other suspects.

More details tonight on the Evening News at 6 pm.