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Man suspected in Toronto poppy box theft turns himself in

A box of Royal Canadian Legion Poppies for Remembrance/Poppy Day photographed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Photo By Deborah Baic/The Globe and Mail/Photo By Deborah Baic/The Globe and Mail

A man has reportedly surrendered to police in connection with the theft of a poppy donation box in west-end Toronto.

The theft occurred last Monday at a pizza shop.

The 26-year-old man walked into a police station today at about 4 a.m.

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Police say the same man is also a suspect in the theft of a poppy box theft last Thursday at a Toronto donut shop.

In Hamilton, meanwhile, police continue to look for whoever stole poppy boxed from two Tim Hortons restaurants last Thursday morning.

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