Missing Portsmouth children found, police still searching for mother

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Police are looking for Asia Jarvis, right, who they say abducted her two children, Dominique and Messiah. (Portsmouth police)
Police are looking for Asia Jarvis, right, who they say abducted her two children, Dominique and Messiah. (Portsmouth police)

PORTSMOUTH – Police have found two Portsmouth children they believed were abducted by their mother Friday evening.

Asia Jarvis, 24, threatened to shoot the father of her two children, 5-year-old Dominique and 1-year-old Messiah, if he did not provide her with money, police said.

Jarvis is a black female, around 5 feet 8 inches tall and 215 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a blue night robe, green tights and an oversized shirt.

If you have seen or have any information about the whereabouts of Jarvis, contact the Portsmouth Police Department at 757-393-5300, Detective A. Mannings at 757-718-6781 or Virginia State Police at 1-800-VACHILD.