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Young man shot dead and car torched in Sydney's west

9News.com.au logo 9News.com.au 13/05/2022 Savannah Meacham

A man has been shot dead in Sydney's south-west this morning.

Emergency services arrived at Knox Street, Belmore, just before 4am to find a man in his 20s with gunshot wounds to his torso.

Paramedics tried to treat the man but he died at the scene.

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The man's body was found outside a Belmore home. © 9News The man's body was found outside a Belmore home.

NSW Police have established a crime scene to investigate the fatal shooting.


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Knox Street remains closed this morning while police investigate the circumstances of the shooting.

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A car was found burnt out nearby. © 9News A car was found burnt out nearby.

9News understands a car was found torched in Croydon Park, a suburb nearby, a short time later and police are investigating if it is linked to the shooting.

Inquiries continue.

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