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Public Safety Alert,
McCowan Road and Eglinton Avenue East area,
Hazardous Substance Found



Broadcast time: 23:00
Date: Friday, January 1, 2021
Unit: 43 Division
Phone: 416-808-4300
Case #: 2021-2622


The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of hazardous substances found in a public park.

On Friday January 1, 2021, at 1:12 p.m., several 2 litre plastic bottles containing a white substance were found near a park in the McCowan Road and Eglinton Avenue East area.

The contents of the bottles are combustible, considered hazardous and should not be touched.

Should any suspicious bottles be located, please contact police immediately.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes or Google Play.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Lisa Eagleson, 43 Division




Public Safety Alert,
McCowan Road and Eglinton Avenue East area,
Hazardous Substance Found



Suspicious Bottle
Above: Suspicious Bottle




Public Safety Alert,
McCowan Road and Eglinton Avenue East area,
Hazardous Substance Found



Suspicious Bottle
Above: Suspicious Bottle