Stepmother Of Missing Harmony Montgomery Released On Bail

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The stepmother of a missing New Hampshire girl accused of lying that the child was living with her to collect welfare benefits has been released from jail on bail.

Kayla Montgomery was released from a Manchester jail on Friday night.

She needs to check in daily with police, continue with substance abuse treatment, and have no contact with Harmony Montgomery’s father, who had custody of the child.

Harmony was last seen in 2019 at age 5.

Harmony’s father, Adam Montgomery, is in jail on an assault charge alleging that he struck Harmony in the face in July 2019. He’s pleaded not guilty.

Korie has worked in the broadcast industry for more than 20 years. She has a news producing background dating back to 1996, with positions at WCSH-6 in Portland, Maine, WMUR-TV in Manchester and the Executive Producer for NH1. She returns to Binnie Media as the News Director for News Talk Radio. Korie and Jack have similar backgrounds in the industry, and currently Co-Host Good Morning NH with Jack Heath. Korie lives in Salem and loves spending time at the beach, the gym, watching the NFL and dining out with family and friends.