1 man, 2 teens charged in connection with armed carjacking in Markham: police

A man and two teens have been arrested in connection with an armed carjacking in Markham, Ont., police say.

York Regional Police said on Oct. 13 at around 4:30 p.m., officers received a report of a carjacking in the Elgin Street and Henderson Avenue area.

Officers said a woman had pulled into her driveway in a black Mercedes G-class SUV with her child in the backseat, as another child was playing in the driveway.

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Police said she noticed a silver vehicle pull in behind her.

“A male suspect got out of the vehicle and approached her, pointing a gun, while yelling and demanding the victim get out of the car,” police said in a news release. “The victim’s husband exited the residence and the victim was able to grab her child out of the vehicle.”

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Officers said the suspect allegedly stole the vehicle and fled the scene with a second suspect driving away in the silver vehicle.

Police said three suspects were located and arrested “shortly after” in Markham.

“A fourth suspect remains outstanding,” police said.

Officers said 21-year-old Zion Mosiah Lewis was arrested and has been charged with robbery with a firearm, disguise with intent, two counts of breach of probation and possession of a firearm or ammunition contrary to a prohibition order.

Two boys, one 16 and the other 17, have been charged with robbery with a firearm and disguise with intent.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 1-866-876-5423 ext. 6631 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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