Man shot and killed in Sydney's CBD

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A man has died after being shot in Sydney's CBD overnight.

About 10.25pm on Thursday emergency services were called to Bridge Street, near George Street, following reports a man had been shot.

The man was treated at the scene before being taken to St Vincent's Hospital where he died a short time later.

Stock image of New South Wales Police badges in Sydney. Source: AAP
A man has died after being shot in Sydney's CBD overnight. Source: AAP

While the victim has not been formally identified multiple media outlets have named him as Bilal Hamze, who is linked to the Brothers for Life crime gang.

A crime scene has been established and the homicide squad is investigating.

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