SHELTON, Conn. (WPIX)—A Connecticut woman and her newborn triplets were found dead inside her home where she gave birth, police said.
According to Shelton authorities, the woman along and the infants were found lifeless on the floor by her mother who made the gruesome discovery at the home at around 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Medical crews pronounced the mother and her babies dead at the scene.
Officials did not immediately identify the woman, but sources tell The Connecticut Post that she is 27-year-old Victoria Hope.
Reports suggest that Hope was not aware of her pregnancy nor was anyone in her family.
Police don't believe foul play was a factor in the deaths. The results of an autopsy were not immediately available.