Sad news today: Charlotte Dawson has been found dead in her Sydney home.

Dawson, 47, was found dead at her Woolloomooloo home just after 11:15am on Saturday morning.

“About 11am police from the Kings Cross local area command were called to Cowper Wharf Road after the body of a woman had been located in a unit. No suspicious circumstances at this stage and a report is being prepared for the coroner,” said a police spokesman in a statement.

The New Zealand-born TV personality was last seen on TV on Nine’s Morning Show on Friday.

Dawson struggled with mental illness, suffering a suicide attempt in 2012 after being the target of online death threats on Twitter.

Friend and fellow Australia’s Next Top Model judge Alex Perry told “I loved Charlotte so much but she was a very tormented woman and really was finding it hard to battle her mental illness.”

Dawson was married to Olympic swimmer Scott Miller in 1999, splitting up two years later.