Scottie Dean Morris: Missing Indiana teen may be in ‘extreme danger,’ police say


Regulation enforcement officers are desperately looking for an Indiana teenager who was final seen on Thursday and “is believed to be in excessive hazard,” based on a lacking particular person alert.

Scottie Dean Morris, 14, was final seen within the small city of Eaton, which is 76 miles northeast of Indianapolis, Thursday evening at 8:30 p.m., based on a lacking particular person’s alert from the Indiana Clearinghouse for Data on Lacking Youngsters and Lacking Endangered Adults.

Eaton Indiana Police Division issued a Silver Alert for Morris on Friday however had already been looking for the lacking teen since Thursday evening. “He’s believed to be in excessive hazard and should require medical help,” the Silver Alert discover reads.

Indiana’s Division of Pure Assets deployed two boats to seek for Morris in a close-by river. As well as, the police division utilized two infrared drones to seek for Morris from the skies and Grant County has despatched two bloodhound groups to search for Morris on the bottom, based on a police Fb submit.

Greater than 100 volunteers labored with Eaton Police on Friday within the seek for the teenager.

“There was an incredible outpouring of assist from the neighborhood, and we thank every one in all you which have volunteered throughout this time!” police mentioned in a Fb submit.

Police have made a number of direct pleas to Morris on their Fb web page asking the teenager to succeed in out if he sees the social media posts.

“Scottie, if you happen to see this, please know we’re doing every little thing we are able to do to get no matter assist you could want & to be sure to are protected and heat,” the police company posted Saturday. “Your security is our primary precedence.”

Morris is described as having brown hair and blue eyes, and is 5’ 4” tall, based on police. He was final seen carrying a white shirt and purple and black shorts.