Charlotte Sena’s family releases statement thanking authorities for finding her

The family of Charlotte Sena has released a statement thanking officials for finding the missing 9-year-old girl.

“We are thrilled that she is home and we understand that the outcome is not what every family gets. A huge thank you to the FBI, the New York State Police, all of the agencies that were mobilized, all of the families, friends, community, neighbors and hundreds of volunteers who supported us and worked tirelessly to bring Charlotte home,” the statement read.

Craig Ross Jr. has been charged with kidnapping for allegedly abducting Charlotte from Moreau Lake State Park.