Police in York Region have issued an Amber Alert for a five-year-old girl who they allege was abducted by her father in Markham, Ont.
In a tweet, York Regional Police allege Soloman Jaffri took his daughter from Armadale Public School. Markham is approximately 30 kilometres from Toronto.
The pair reportedly left the school in a taxi.
Anyone who spots the father or the girl is asked to call 911.
CHILD ABDUCTION – We need your help to locate 5yr-old Jannah JAFFRI, who was abducted by her father Soloman JAFFRI from Armadale PS in Markham. Left the school in a taxi. If you spot her or her father call 9-1-1. Updates to follow. <a href=”https://t.co/lAt3nFsk0y”>pic.twitter.com/lAt3nFsk0y</a>
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