Sydney man dies after being shot at Wentworthville home

| 30.06,20. 01:02 AM |

Sydney man dies after being shot at Wentworthville home


A man has died after being shot at a home in Sydney's western suburbs. (9News)


A man has died after being shot at a home in Sydney's western suburbs.

NSW Police told 9News in a statement emergency services were called to a property on Jones Street in Wentworthville at about 7pm, following a concern for welfare call.

The man, aged in his 40s, was found with a gunshot wound to his leg.

He had been found by officers from the Cumberland Police Area Command.

Despite attempts to save him he died at the scene, NSW Police said.

A police investigation into the circumstances that led to the man's death is ongoing.

"A crime scene has been established and specialist forensic officers will conduct examinations," NSW Police said in a statement.

"Local detectives have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident."

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