Body of woman located - Bankstown

Sunday, 05 March 2017 10:53:42 PM

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman after her body was located in Sydney’s west.

About 7.30pm today (Sunday 5 March 2017), emergency services were called to DeWitt Street, Bankstown, following reports of a concern for welfare.

Upon arrival, police located the body of a 55-year-old woman.

Officers attached to Bankstown Local Area Command have established a crime scene, which will be examined by forensic specialists.

Police will investigate the circumstances surrounding the woman’s death.

A brief will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.