A man will face court today (Monday, September 24) charged with accessory after the fact to the murder of Glenfield teenager Brayden Dillon last year.
Police were called to a home on Moresby Avenue about 6.10am on April 14 and found 15-year-old Brayden in bed with a gunshot wound to his head.
Brayden was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to The Children’s Hospital at Westmead in a critical condition, where he later died.
Detectives from the State Crime Command’s Squad and Campbelltown Police Area Command launched an investigation called Strike Force Wongala.
Two women and a man have previously been charged by investigators. They remain before the courts.
Three people have previously been charged by investigators. They remain before the courts.
Following further investigations, Strike Force Wongala investigators arrested a 23-year-old man in Surry Hills Police about 9am today (Monday, September 24).
The man was charged with accessory after the fact to murder; knowingly participating in a criminal group assisting crime; and acting with intent to pervert the course of justice.
Police allege the Condell Park man negotiated and facilitated the provision of false statements on behalf of other people and passed information relating to the murder between various people.
The man has been refused bail to appear at Central Local Court today, September 24.
Police investigations are ongoing.