Police in York Region are investigating after a suspect fled from police in Markham, before abandoning the car a short time later, with a woman and child inside.
Investigators were first called to the Kennedy Road and Denison Street area at around 11.p.m on Wednesday night following reports of two people fighting.
When they arrived, it’s said that the man forced the woman with whom he had been fighting and a child into his car before fleeing the scene.
The car was then abandoned at Fairview mall with the woman and child still inside.
The search is now on for the driver of the car, with police saying that the vehicle may have been involved in other incidents in the GTA.
The investigation is ongoing.