A baby has been found dead in a house in western Sydney after a welfare check concern.
Emergency services were called to a home in Doonside just after 10 a.m. Monday.
A nine-month-old child was found unresponsive and treated at the scene by paramedics.
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However, the child could not be revived.
A police investigation is now underway.
“Officers from Blacktown Police Area Command have launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the child’s death,” a NSW Police Department spokesman told 7NEWS.com.au.