Police arrest man after woman dies in DV-incident at Fairfield

Police have arrested a man following the death of a woman in an alleged domestic-related incident today.

About 12.10pm (Monday 30 November 2020), emergency services were called to a unit on Nelson Street, Fairfield, following a concern for welfare report.

A woman was found with multiple injuries and died at the scene.

Officers from Fairfield City Police Area Command have established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

A 60-year-old man, known to the woman, was arrested at the home and has been taken to Fairfield Police Station.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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