Court today for a man accused of murdering his mother insider her Sylvania home
The body of the 55 year old was found with extensive head injuries, wrapped in a blanket on her bed yesterday morning by one of her sons.
The other son, aged 28 was located a few hours later in his mother's car at St Peters, where a pitchfork and crossbow were allegedly found inside the vehicle.
Following hours of questioning yesterday, police charged the younger son with murder and he was refused bail to appear at Newtown Local Court on Tuesday
The 55-year-old woman, named in media reports as Linda Connors, lived in the Sylvania home with her two sons.
Supt Toole told AAP its "impossible to say" at this stage when the woman died.