Unclear if foul play involved in 19-month-old's death

POLICE investigating the death of a toddler in the NSW Hunter region say its "unclear" whether foul play was involved.

A 19-month old died in hospital on Wednesday morning after paramedics were called to a home at Cessnock.

A crime scene had been established on Wednesday night and investigations were continuing.


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‘Superspreader’ party numbers grow

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