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Toddler dies after vicious dog attack

The homicide squad commander admits NSW police were once "notorious" for poorly managing case files.

The homicide squad commander admits NSW police were once "notorious" for poorly managing case files. Photo: Getty

A two-year-old boy has died after being attacked by dogs in the NSW central west.

Emergency services were called to a motel on Grenfell Road at Cowra about 10.20am on Tuesday after reports the toddler had been seriously injured, NSW police said in a statement.

Officers attended the scene but the boy had already been taken to Cowra Hospital.

He was flown to Sydney’s Westmead Hospital, however died on Tuesday afternoon.

Police are examining the motel as a crime scene and investigations continue to prepare a report for the coroner.

Two dogs have been seized by the local council.

-AAP

Topics: NSW
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