Mother of Virginia toddler arrested, police believe 2-year-old boy is dead

Two-year-old Noah Tomlin was last seen Monday morning

By Jeff Williamson - Digital Content Manager

HAMPTON, Va. - The Hampton Police Department now believes a 2-year-old boy who was last seen Monday is dead, according to NBC12.

Police announced this development Friday night while also informing the public officers arrested Noah Tomlin's mother, Julia. 

“We’re considering everything from the child just walking away to all the way up to including foul play,” Police Chief Terry Sult said during Friday's news confrence. “We’re not ruling anything out until we find the child. We’re going to take it as worst case and hope for the best case.”

Julia Tomlin was convicted of felony child neglect in 2010.

Charges are pending against her.

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