An AMBER ALERT has been issued for missing 8 year old Indiana girl Sophia Snow.
Police across Indiana are looking for missing Fishers girl, Sophia Snow, 8. She is 3 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs about 50 pounds.
Snow is believed to be with her mother, Jennifer Ansari, 37. According to our Indianapolis Affiliate, Snow’s stepfather told police Ansari left with her daughter after learning she may lose custody to her ex-husband.
Ansari is 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs about 130 pounds. She is believed to be driving a 2012 burgundy Honda Civic with the license plate 779NZJ. Police believe she is headed towards Louisville, Ky.
According to accounts, the abduction by the mom was over a custody battle with the child’s father, Aaron Snow.
Sophia’s mother, Jennifer Ansari, was supposed to hand Sophia over her father by Sept. 3, but she did not. Ansari’s parents say that’s because their daughter believes believe Aaron Snow isn’t fit to be a father. A warrant was issued for Jennifer Ansari around lunchtime Wednesday, along with charges of interfering with custody.
During an interview with WDRB’s Rachel Collier early Wednesday, Ansari’s parents told us they believe Jennifer will turn herself in today. Her father, Raymond Wagner, said, “My daughter is absolutely no threat to this child. My daughter takes very good care of this child. My daughter has had custody for eight and a half years of this child.”
UPDATE: Sophia Snow has been found safe and unharmed in Louisville, KY. Her mother Jennifer Ansari was arrested and taken to Metro Corrections on an warrant out of the state of Indiana for Custodial Interference.
LMPD says they have located Sophia Snow and her mother, Jennifer Ansari.
According to a news release the two were found in the 8700 block of Hi-View Rd.