Cremated remains stolen during a break-and-enter

Logo of St. John's Dixie Cemetery & Crematorium that is embroidered on the bag of the remains
Logo of St. John’s Dixie Cemetery & Crematorium embroidered on the stolen bag of remains. (Photo courtesy of Toronto Police)

A home was broken into near Richland Crescent and Clumber Road between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Monday and property stolen, including a bag containing cremated ashes, police say.

The bag is described as blue with drawstrings on the top. It has an embroidered logo form the St. John’s Dixie Cemetery and Crematorium.

Enclosed in the described bag was a sealed cardboard box containing the cremated ashes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2200 or call anonymously at Crime Stoppers at 416-222-TIPS (8477)