Police investigate fatal shooting – Wentworthville

Inquiries are continuing into the fatal shooting of a man in Sydney’s west.

About 8pm yesterday (Monday 29 June 2020), emergency services were called to a home on Jones Street at Wentworthville, where they found a man with a gunshot wound to the leg.

He died at the scene.

Police have been told an unknown man entered the home and shot the 44-year-old.

Another man, aged 41, was also in the house and confronted the gunman; however, he managed to flee.

It’s believed he left the area in a white or grey car.

Officers from Cumberland Police Area Command established a crime scene, which continues to be forensically examined.

An investigation into the shooting is continuing, with local detectives being assisted by officers from the State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages

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