The hunt is on for a man who has been snatching soiled diapers from the trash at a daycare in the city.
Toronto Police say investigation was launched after officers responded to a “suspicious incident” in the area of Danforth and Coxwell Aves. around 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 24.
“It is reported that a man attended a daycare multiple times and removed soiled diapers from a garbage bin,” Det.-Const. Greg Yan, of 55 Division, said in a statement released Friday.
The unidentified man is described as 18 to 22 years old, about 5-foot-5, and he was wearing a red baseball cap with a grey brim, black track pants and black running shoes.
He was also carrying a black/dark blue backpack.
The man was last seen riding a black mountain bike west along Danforth Ave.
Investigators have released security camera images of a suspect and are appealing for help from the public to identify him.
Anyone with information the suspect’s identity or whereabouts is urged to contact Det.-Const. Yan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-808-5500, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).