UPDATE – The girl has been located, safe and sound, and her father has been taken into custody. For more information, click HERE.
The YRPS has requested an Amber Alert after a five-year-old girl from Markham was allegedly abducted by her father on Tuesday (March 19) afternoon.
According to police, Jannah Jaffri was removed from her school by her father, Soloman Jaffri, who is not supposed to have access to the child.
The girl is described as 4′ tall, with light brown, shoulder-length hair, brown eyes, wearing a pink sweater, white tank top, grey leggings, a navy blue coat and carrying a sparkly white unicorn backpack.
Jaffri, 25, is described as 6’1″ with an average build, short brown hair, a tattoo that says “Jannah” on his right arm, wearing a navy blue dress coat and black cargo pants.
Anyone who spots the father or the girl is asked to call 911.