Man charged with assault after possible abduction in Vaughan, police say

A York Regional Police cruiser at the service's Richmond Hill station. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

VAUGHAN, Ont. – York Regional Police say they’ve charged a 24-year-old man after a possible abduction Saturday.

Police say they responded to reports of a man grabbing a female by the hair and throwing her into an Audi SUV in Vaughan.

Investigators found the victim and suspect when they spotted the car at a home in Markham.

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They say the victim had minor injuries.

Police say the pair knew each other.

The man is facing charges of assault and breach of court order in the incident.

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