JERSEY CITY - A young mother was found dead in her Jersey City home Monday. 

Police are investigating the death on the 100-block of Sycamore Road. Neighbors say the woman had lived in the house with her husband and a toddler-aged son for about five years.  

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Witnesses say the husband was seen getting into a police car, but was not wearing handcuffs. They say the boy was taken away in an ambulance, but did not appear to be injured.

The circumstances behind the death have not yet been released. Police have not identified the deceased woman.