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BREAKING: Columbia City Mom, Babysitter Wanted in Abduction of Teen Daughter

Columbia City mom and childcare provider Kimberly Montero Black (left) is wanted in connection with the kidnapping of her 16-year old daughter Karsten Keeley Macauly (lower right).

Kimberly, 40, ran Celestial City Child Care – a home day care in the 4500 block of South Angeline Street – from 2006 until June 2010, when she suddenly disappeared, leaving several local families without care or pricey deposits.

According to the Center for Missing & Exploited Children:

Karsten was allegedly abducted by her mother, Kimberly Montero, on June 11, 2010. A felony warrant is on file for Kimberly. They may travel to Canada. Karsten’s ears are pierced. She may dye her hair another color. Kimberly may use the alias last name Black. More.

Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to call the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children at  1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST).