UPDATE: The girl has been found and is safe.
York Regional Police is seeking public assistance to locate five-year-old Jannah JAFFRI who police believe was abducted from her school by her father.
On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at approximately 3 p.m., police responded to Armadale Public School located at 11 Coppard Avenue in Markham, after school staff called to report that a five-year-old Jannah JAFFRI was abducted from her classroom by her father Soloman JAFFRI, who is not supposed to have access to the child.
There were seen getting into a mini-van taxi.
- Jannah JAFFRI
- Female, five years
- Brown skin, 4′ tall
- Light brown, shoulder-length hair, brown eyes
- Wearing a pink sweater, white tank top, grey leggings, navy blue coat and carrying a sparkly white unicorn backpack
- Soloman JAFFRI
- Male, 25
- Brown skin
- 6’1″, average build
- Short brown hair
- Tattoo that says “Jannah” on right arm
- Wearing navy blue dress coat and black cargo pants
Anyone with information is asked to contact York Regional Police immediately at 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7008