Over 100 individuals, together with 75 regulation enforcement personnel, are engaged in search operations for a nine-year-old woman, who went lacking whereas tenting together with her household in upstate New York, officers stated on Sunday. Charlotte Sena, a fourth grader, was final seen bicycling on Saturday night in Moreau Lake State Park with the police believing she was kidnapped.
“Final night, she went out on a motorcycle journey. It wasn’t darkish, it is proper round dinnertime and did a few loops with shut buddies she considers her cousins. After which she determined after going round, she stated she’s lastly going round yet another time by herself. Actually quarter-hour later, she hadn’t come again but,” New York Governor Kathy Hochul stated at a press convention.
She stated that Charlotte’s dad and mom knew instantly “one thing was up” and began trying to find her.
“half-hour later, at 6:47, Charlotte’s mom, Trisha, referred to as 911,” Ms Hochul stated, and added that by 7:00 pm, the state police had been on web site.
“For the final 18 plus hours, groups from the New York State Police, canines, aviation, our bloodhounds are right here. The sword operators and particular response groups are on web site. New York State Park Police, forest rangers, underwater rescue groups and drones. We introduced in expertise consultants additionally to investigate different types of communications within the park at the moment,” she stated.
Yesterday, 9-year-old Charlotte Sena went lacking in Moreau State Park.
My coronary heart is with Charlotte’s household and family members because the search continues. pic.twitter.com/HGsjb3Rktf
— Governor Kathy Hochul (@GovKathyHochul) October 1, 2023
The New York Governor stated that there are over 100 personnel, two drones, an airboat search workforce and 6 underwater rescue groups concerned within the search operations.
“We’re leaving no stone, no department, no desk, no cabin unturned, untouched, unexamined in our search to search out Charlotte,” she added.
The New York State Police have now activated the Amber Alert, which is a toddler abduction emergency alert.
“Charlotte was final seen sporting an Orange tie-dye Pokemon shirt, darkish blue pants, black crocs, grey bike helmet, the alert learn.