Family members lead search for missing Niskayuna woman
Family, friends, and community members are continuing to search for a missing Niskayuna teacher.
Melanie Nasholts was last seen on October 12, after she left Childtime day care where she works, in Colonie.
Her family hosted a public search Saturday morning in Schenectady's Central Park.
The family says it has been looking not just in Schenectady, but across the region in places like Troy and Watervliet.
They say they are trying to remain optimistic.
Police says Nasholts is approximately 4'11 with black hair.
She drives a 2009 black Kia Sportage.
Anyone with information about where she may be is asked to call the police.