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EAST PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A woman was found dead inside her East Pittsburgh home and her 5-year-old son was found lying on top of her.

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The boy was said to be in emaciated condition. Police said the boy has Autism and is non-verbal and may have been inside the home with his mother’s body for at least a week.

The woman has been identified as 32-year-old Touzre White. Police do not suspect foul play and said she had a number of pre-existing medical conditions.

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A landlord called police to perform a welfare check because he had not heard from her.

Police don’t yet know how she died, but said there was a strong smell of natural gas inside the home

Peoples gas was also called to investigate.

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They rushed the little boy to Children’s Hospital, but there is no word yet on how long he was in the home without food or water.