Mother, child found dead in home

THE bodies of a mother and child have been found inside a home on the Central Coast of NSW.

Emergency services were called to the home on Kilpa Rd in the suburb of Wyongah just before 2pm today.

Inside the home they found the bodies of a mother and an eight-year-old boy, a NSW Police statement to said.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes established a crime scene and detectives are investigating.

Police could not comment on the cause of death but did confirm officers were not looking for any other people relating to the incident.

Tuggerah Lakes police command acting inspector Matt Kelly confirmed to the Central Coast Gosford Express Advocate the two deaths were a murder-suicide.

NSW Police said the investigation was in its early stages and a report was being prepared for the coroner.


Kilpa Rd, Wyongah. Picture: Google Maps
Kilpa Rd, Wyongah. Picture: Google Maps