Missing 13-year-old Katy girl found safe in Mexico, deputies say

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Ashlee Hatterman, 13, was reported missing on Dec. 1. (Photo: HCSO)

KATY, Texas — The 13-year-old girl reported missing in Katy has been found safe in Mexico, the Harris County Sheriff's Office announced Sunday night.

Ashlee Hatterman had been missing since Friday afternoon after she was last seen in the 19800 block of Keith Harrow Boulevard.

Through cooperation with officials in Mexico, deputies were able to pursue multiple leads and find the teen, deputies said.

At the time of her disappearance, investigators reported Hatterman had headed to Mexico with a stranger she met online.