East Greenbush Police searching for missing girl

The East Greenbush Police Department is asking for help in the search for a missing teen.

Chante Ballo, 17, has been missing from Rensselaer since Sunday, officials said. Chante was last seen wearing all black clothes with white sneakers while in the company of Gabriel Vargas, 34.

Officials believe Chante is travelling to Queens in New York City.

Anyone with information on Chante’s whereabouts is asked to call the East Greenbush Police Department at 518-479-2525.

Gabriel Vargas