SHARE: Police search for 4-year-old taken by biological father

Published: Feb. 25, 2016 at 4:00 AM EST|Updated: Feb. 25, 2016 at 4:20 AM EST
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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A 4-year-old is missing after his biological father broke into a Henrico home, assaulted the resident and took off with the child, according to Henrico police.

Officers are looking for help finding Jesse David Newcomb and his father Justin Patrick Newcomb following the domestic incident earlier Wednesday. Investigators say Justin Newcomb took Jesse from the 10400 block of Marbury Terrace in Glen Allen. They were seen leaving in a white, four-door Volkswagen with Virginia registration of VME-6295.

The missing 4-year-old is 3'8" tall and weighs 38 lbs. He was last seen wearing a gray and white striped shirt, khaki pants and black socks. His father is 5'9" and weighs 290 lbs. He has blue eyes and blonde hair. Police say Justin Newcomb is now wanted for abduction, burglary with intent to commit assault and assault.

If you can help find Jesse or lead investigators to Justin Newcomb call (804) 780-1000.

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