8:45PM UPDATE: Schuyler County Deputies have announced 15-day-old Gionna Harter has been located in Geneva and is safe.
The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office would like to the thank the public for calling in tips and providing information to assist in the investigation. Law Enforcement has followed up on over 100 leads throughout the Schuyler, Ontario, Wayne, Monroe, Erie, Seneca, and Yates Counties.
The following agencies actively assisted during the investigation: The Wayne and Ontario County Sheriff’s Office, New York State Police, Geneva Police Department, The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, New York State Department of Corrections, and U.S. Border Patrol.
4PM UPDATE: Deputies looking for 2004 burgundy/maroon GMC Envoy with NY plate HEC 8824 in AMBER Alert search.
3PM UPDATE: Harter was last seen on North Exchange Street, Geneva
Law enforcement throughout the Finger Lakes is searching for a missing 15 day old baby from Rock Cabin Road in Montour Falls.
Gionna Harter is believed to have been removed from the residence by her mother, 31-year-old Katrina Harter. Investigators believe Harter took the child to avoid service of a Family Court order that transfers custody to another person. Harter could be in the Geneva area and has family in Wayne County.
Anyone that has information about Gionna or Katrina’s location is asked to contact the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office at 535-8222 or their confidential tip line at 607-535-8227.
Katrina Harter reportedly posted a Facebook live video of Gionna Thursday morning: