Update: Missing Florida Girl Found Safe, Mother in Custody
Crystal Riemer (L) and Christine Riemer (R)
JASPER, Fla. – Authorities say a 7-year-old girl is safe and unharmed, and in the protective custody of the State of Florida after an AMBER Alert was issued for her Tuesday.
The girl, Crystal Reimer, was found with her biological mother, Christine Reimer, on Interstate 75 just south of the Florida/Georgia line late Tuesday night, according to WINK-TV.
Police say Christine Reimer kidnapped her daughter Tuesday afternoon during a court-ordered visit. The child was in foster care and has special needs. She appears to be unharmed, though
Christine Reimer is charged with interfering with child custody, driving on a suspended license and for bypassing a weigh station. She is being held at the Hamilton County Jail in Jasper, Florida.
Fort Myers Police continue their investigation.