Mom charged after children found home alone

Posted at 2:37 PM, May 07, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-07 14:38:38-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – Police arrested a Chesterfield mom after they said she left her children home alone.

Tia C. Gray, who lives along the 2700 block of Waterford Way, is charged with three counts of felony child neglect.

The girls, ages two, three and seven, were discovered around noon Monday when a neighbor spotted the oldest child outside of the house.

Police did not release for how long the children were left unattended. They were placed in the case of Child Protective Services following the arrest.