Woman charged with child neglect after two children found unattended

Posted at 3:38 PM, Aug 07, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-07 15:44:31-04

Hampton, Va. – 24-year-old Caitlin C. Nelson has been charged with misdemeanor child neglect after police say two children were left unattended.

Police say she was the caregiver of the kids who were 3 and 4-years-old.

They say the children were in the front yard and were found a short distance away on Discovery Road unattended.

Child Protective Services was called and the children will remain with their parents.

We’ll post more updates as they become available.