Woman accidentally leaves behind large amount of drugs in McDonald’s bathroom


McDonald’s store location (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested on a charge of drug trafficking after allegedly leaving a large amount of drugs inside a bathroom in McDonald's, police in Japan said.

Osaka police have arrested 40-year-old Ayumi Ueda, after she came to retrieve a bag of drugs from the McDonald's bathroom.

Ueda was charged with one count of drug trafficking.

According to the police investigation, Ueda left a bag containing 50 grams of a stimulant drug inside the bathroom of McDonald’s in Kita.

Staff members at the restaurant found the bag, which also contained a syringe. They immediately contacted the police.

Ueda was arrested after she returned to the bathroom to retrieve the bag of drugs, which have an estimated value of 3.5 million yen ($32,908).

Police suspect that Ueda was in the process of selling the drugs.