Girl subject of Cincinnati-area Amber Alert found

HAMILTON COUNTY — UPDATE @ 1:13 p.m. (July 6):

A 6-year-old girl who was the subject of an Amber Alert issued Thursday has been found and is in good condition, sheriff’s deputies told our partners at WCPO-TV.

The girl’s mother Ashley Hardy is in custody and turned herself in to authorites, WCPO reported.

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A statewide Amber Alert has been issued for a 6-year-old Hamilton County girl.

Malayah Sisco was last seen with 26-year-old Ashley Davona Hardy.

Sisco is 3 feet tall, weighs 40 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a gray, sleeveless shirt with red and blue designs on the front, a gray skirt, brown shoes and her hair in braids with red and blue beads.

Ashley Hardy
Ashley Hardy

Hardy is 5 feet, 4 inches, weighs 105 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

They may be in a 2012 white Chevrolet Traverse with Ohio plate number HBU1106.

2012 white Chevy Traverse, OH plate HBU1106
2012 white Chevy Traverse, OH plate HBU1106

Call 911 if you see the child, the suspect or the vehicle. You can also call 1-877-AMBER-OH (1-877-262-3764) or 911 to be transferred directly to the investigating law enforcement agency or to hear the alert information.

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