Missing Texas teen found in Mexico
A missing 13-year-old girl from Katy, Texas was found safe in Mexico Sunday thanks to an investigation by the FBI in cooperation with Mexican authorities.
Ashlee Hattermann ran away from home on Friday. Her parents said she left a note, saying she was meeting a 29-year-old man she had met online.
'We found a note in her room,' Keith Hattermann told KHOU. 'She calls the guy "daddy" and herself "baby girl." (The note read) "Daddy owns my body and my soul," over and over and over again down this sheet of paper.'
The Harris County Sheriff's Office said Sunday evening that Ashlee had been found safe in Mexico, and thanked the FBI's San Antonio field office, the ICE, Homeland Security and Mexican authorities for locating her.
Officials believe she traveled to Laredo and crossed into Mexico on Friday night.Surveillance of #missing 13 year-old Ashlee Hattermann from Katy, TX shows she was wearing jeans, blue shirt, jacket, brown boots and glasses on 12/1/2017. Please contact FBI 210-225-6741 or the nearest US Embassy or Consulate with any information. pic.twitter.com/cbaOAcCcCJ-- FBI SanAntonio (@FBISanAntonio) December 3, 2017