POLICE are investigating the discovery of a woman’s body and a critically ill baby at Woonona this afternoon.About 2pm (Tuesday), police were called to a house in Cotterill Avenue after a concern for welfare.
The body of a woman, aged in her 30s, was found inside the home. Her eight-month-old baby boy was also found in the home critically ill.
The baby has been taken to Wollongong Hospital.
Wollongong police have established a crime scene and are in the early stages of investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.
At this stage, it is unclear exactly when or how the woman died.
A post mortem examination will be conducted to establish the cause and time of her death.