A 66-year-old Windale man has been arrested and is assisting police with their inquiries after a woman’s body was found at Lake Macquarie this morning.
A member of the public made the discovery in the Bangalay Reserve at Windale at around 6:30.
The woman’s death is being treated as suspicious, detectives from the state’s Homicide Squad are assisting the investigation.
Police arrested the man on Myall Road at Cardiff just before midday.
Anyone with information is urged to come forward.