Two bodies found in shipping container - Gulgong

Thursday, 18 April 2024 10:59:28 AM

Investigation continues after two bodies were found in the state’s central west last week.

About 11am on Saturday (13 April 2024), emergency services were called to Goolma Road, Gulgong, about 30kms north of Mudgee, following reports of a concern for welfare.

On arrival, officers attached to Orana-Mid Western Police District located two bodies in a shipping container.

A crime scene was established and forensically examined.

A post-mortem was conducted to determine the cause of death of the 55-year-old man and 37-year-old woman, and has been deemed not suspicious.

Inquiries continue into the circumstances surrounding the incident and a report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.