Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner carjacked at gunpoint

Toronto Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner was carjacked at gunpoint in a movie show parking zone on Monday night time, a report mentioned.

The 25-year-old proper winger was going to see a flick together with his pal when three armed suspects stole his black Vary Rover on the Cineplex theater on The Queensway in Toronto, the Toronto Sun reported, citing police and sources.

“The blokes approached sporting masks and mentioned they needed the car,” a police supply advised the newspaper.

“Mitch mentioned, ‘go forward and take it,’” the supply added.

Two of the suspects had been armed with handguns and the opposite had a knife, police mentioned.

Marner was left shaken up over the scary encounter, however was not bodily injured, police sources advised the Solar.

“The suspects didn’t understand it was Marner,” a supply advised the publication. “They had been solely within the Vary Rover, which they will shortly promote out of nation.”

No arrests had been instantly reported.

Mitchell Marner of the Toronto Maple Leafs skates in opposition to the Tampa Bay Lightning throughout Sport Seven of the First Spherical of the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
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Toronto Mayor John Tory condemned the carjacking in an interview with the Solar.

“My preliminary response is how dare somebody do this to anybody in our metropolis. Violence in opposition to any resident is unacceptable and I do know Toronto Police work extremely onerous to convey these accountable to justice,” the mayor mentioned.

The automotive theft got here after the Maple Leafs had been knocked out of the primary spherical of the playoffs on Saturday night time by the Tampa Bay Lightning.

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