A mother has been charged with murder following an investigation into the death of a toddler in Orange earlier this month.
The 40-year-old woman was rushed to Orange hospital in a semi-conscious state when police were called to her home on August 1.
Police, who were contacted by a concerned neighbour, found the three-year-old girl dead in another room.
The woman had been held in Orange hospital where she was undergoing a medical evaluation.
The woman was charged with murder overnight.
She was refused bail and will appear in Orange court today.
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