A man faced court on 29 July charged with the murder of a woman on the Central Coast.
About 5.15pm on Thursday 28 July 2022), emergency services were called to a home on Eastern Road, Tumbi Umbi following reports of a concern for welfare.
On arrival, NSW Ambulance paramedics located an 82-year-old woman deceased in the home with head injuries.
Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District attended and arrested a 56-year-old man at the scene where he was taken to Wyong Police Station.
A crime scene was established which was examined by specialist police.
Police will allege that the man – who is the son of the woman – assaulted her earlier that morning with a pot plant before leaving the premises and later returning where he rung emergency services.
NSW Police Media