A man has been shot dead in the doorway of his home in Sydney’s inner west.
Police say the 50-year-old answered a knock at the front door of his home on Jersey Road in Strathfield at about 9.45pm (AEDT) on Monday when he was gunned down in what appears to be a targeted shooting.
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Emergency services were called to the home, but weren’t able to save him.
Police say it was a targeted attack: fatal shooting of 50 yr old man after answering a knock at the door of his Sydney home. @thetodayshow
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Detectives from the Burwood Local Area Command and the State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad are investigating.