Remains of child located during search of missing 3-year-old NC girl

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Authorities are searching for 3-year-old Jordan Ann Dumont

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — Remains, believed to be those of a child, were located during the search of a missing 3-year-old Gaston County girl Tuesday morning, WBTV reported.

Emergency officials began searching for 3-year-old Jordan Ann Dumont after she disappeared from her house around 1 p.m. on Monday.

WSOC reported that she and her mother’s boyfriend took a nap Monday afternoon and when he woke up, the child was missing and the front door was wide open.

At a press conference Monday evening, police said they were going to continue their search with the Highway Patrol’s helicopter, four wheelers and K9 units.

The searched resumed at about 7:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.