Search continues for missing Cheatham County 9-year-old Jordan Gorman

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CHEATHAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has now issued an AMBER Alert for Jordan Gorman due to, “New information and growing concern about the well-being” of the missing 9-year-old boy from Cheatham County.

TBI reported five law enforcement search teams are currently scouring the heavily-wooded area near the home where Jordan was last seen on Sunday morning. At this time, there are no volunteer search efforts underway.

In a tweet, TBI has asked for residents in the area of Valley View Road in Joelton to walk their property and search anywhere — a crawlspace, shed, outbuilding, etc. — where a child could take cover, while there’s still daylight.

If you spot something suspicious you are asked to call 1-800-TBI-FIND.

TBI had issued an Endangered Child Alert Sunday night for Gorman. The Sheriff’s Office reported Jordan Gorman got into a disagreement with his parents at their home on Valley View Road and ran off into the woods. He was last seen wearing a gray short-sleeve T-shirt with red stripes on the arms, blue jeans, and tennis shoes.

Jordan is 4 feet tall and weighs 75 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

He does not have a cell phone and a Tennessee Highway Patrol helicopter has been launched to assist in the search.

The TBI launched an airplane to search and several K-9 units were called to the scene Sunday. Authorities in Montgomery County also were called to help.

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Crews from multiple agencies resumed searching for Jordan Monday morning, including the Tennessee Highway Patrol and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency.

Anyone with information on Gorman’s whereabouts should call 1-800-TBI-FIND or the Cheatham County Sheriff’s Office at 615-792-2098.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

Jordan Gorman (Source: Tennessee Bureau of Investigation)

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