03/18/2016 08:39 EDT | Updated 03/19/2017 01:12 EDT

Man arrested after Toronto Transit Commission bus hijacked

Toronto police say they arrested a man in his 20s after a TTC bus was hijacked night by a man possibly jonesing for Tim Hortons.

Investigators say the suspect boarded the bus just before midnight Thursday in York Region, north of Toronto, and forced the driver at knifepoint to bypass several stops before eventually dropping him off at a Tim Hortons.

Officers arrested the man at the restaurant a short time later.

Police say neither the driver nor anyone else on the bus was injured.

No other details have been released at this early stage in the investigation.


(680 News)



The Canadian Press