Toronto police are investigating after a quantity of methadone was stolen from a sleeping TTC bus passenger Monday, Jan. 28.
Police said a black backpack was stolen from the lap of the passenger while the bus was heading west along Finch Avenue between 2 and 3 a.m.
The bag contained three 120 milligram bottles of methadone.
The medication could be harmful or fatal if ingested, especially to children.
Anyone finding the medication is asked not to handle it, but to contact police at 416-808-3100 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.