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NHL Star Was Reportedly Victim Of Carjacking

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OTTAWA - APRIL 24: A general view of the arena after rally towels have been laid on every seat prior to the matchup between the Ottawa Senators and the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Place on April 24, 2010 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/NHLI via Getty Images)

Toronto Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner was a victim of a carjacking at gunpoint Monday evening.

According to Joe Warmington of the Toronto Sun, the 25-year-old right winger was in a movie theater parking lot with a friend on The Queensway. Per a police report, three armed suspects -- two with handguns, one with a knife -- approached and robbed a Black Range Rover.

"The guys approached wearing masks and said they wanted the vehicle," a source told Warmington. "Mitch said, ‘go ahead and take it.'"

Police said Marner was shaken up by the incident, but not physically hurt. They are still looking for the "armed and dangerous suspects."

"My initial reaction is how dare someone do that to anyone in our city," Toronto Mayor John Tory the Sun. "Violence against any resident is unacceptable and I know Toronto Police work incredibly hard to bring those responsible to justice." 

The Maple Leafs confirmed Marner was unharmed, but said Toronto police asked the team and Marner not to comment any further on the open investigation.

The carjacking occurred two days after the Tampa Bay Lightning eliminated the Maple Leafs from the first round of the playoffs.