Norm Smith Medallist
- Mar 5, 2017
- AFL Club
- West Coast
A young man has been shot dead in Sydney’s southwest Saturday morning, and police are investigating whether the killing is linked to a gang conflict.
Reports of a shooting on Knox Street, Belmore were made to emergency services at about 4am on Saturday.
Detective Chief Superintendent Darren Bennett has confirmed the man is Mahmoud 'Brownie' Ahmad's nephew.'
'Bennett said police had not warned the man that he was a possible target nor did he have an extensive criminal history.'
'Two cars were found torched in Croydon Park and Bexley North a short time later and police are investigating if they are linked to the shooting.'