The death of a two-month-old girl in a Taita house this morning is not being treated as suspicious.
Acting Senior Sergeant Steve Braybrook said an autopsy would determine the cause of death.
It was not believed to be suspicious.
Lower Hutt police are investigating the death of a child at a Taita house this morning.
No details were available on the age or sex of the child and Lower Hutt CIB were not available for comment.
Police, ambulance and firefighters were called to the Taita house just after 1.30am.