TORONTO — A stolen taxi officially numbered 666 has been recovered by Toronto police.
The ominously registered Co-op taxi was found in Toronto’s west end on Wednesday afternoon near Dixon Road and Kipling Avenue.
Police say the car had been taken at some point between 12:45 a.m. and 3:45 a.m. that morning.
They were concerned for public safety because of the possibility that the cab was being operated illegally by an unknown driver.
Police are examining the taxi for evidence.