BUFFALO — The U.S. Marshals Service is searching for a missing child who has been taken on the run by her fugitive mother.
Adrienne Grace Marean, 35, was charged on March 7, 2022 by the Bridgeport Police Department in West Virginia for allegedly violating a Harrison County Family Court Order. She had been ordered to transfer custody of a minor child in February 2022 and is believed to have fled the Harrison County area with the child.
U.S. Marshals have focused their efforts in locating the missing child and Marean in the Dunkirk and Fredonia areas in Chautauqua County. An alert has been sent to Western New York media.
Marean is believed to be driving a gray Toyota Prius with New York license plate, JJR1907. She is described as a white female, approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 165 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes.
The child, Iris Chidester, is an 11-month-old white female with brown hair and brown eyes.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Marean or the missing child is asked contact the U.S. Marshals Service at (304) 623-0486 or contact 911 for immediate assistance. Tips may also be submitted via the USMS Tips app.