Just after 1pm, emergency services were called to Henry Street, Lewisham, where they found a man, aged in his 30s, suffering a gunshot wound to his chest.
Despite attempts to revive him, he died on the way to hospital.
A short time later, a second man, aged 55, was located in a nearby home in Victoria Street, Lewisham, suffering a gunshot wound to his head.
He was taken hospital in a critical condition but died on Sunday night.
The men are believed to be known to each other and a police investigation is underway.
Woman charged for dog killing
A WOMAN has been charged after allegedly killing a dog in a domestic-related incident in Marrickville last Saturday.
Just after 1.30am, police were called to a unit in Marrickville after reports a dog had been injured.
Inner West Police found the owner, a 44-year-old woman attempting to treat ‘Rocky’, a 13-year-old English Staffordshire Bull Terrier, for lacerations to its neck.
‘Rocky’ was taken to a nearby vet for surgery but he died.
Police will allege there was a domestic-related dispute at the unit and a woman fled the scene after the incident.
Following inquiries, police arrested a 24-year-old woman in Surry Hills the following day and she was charged with torture, beat and cause death of animal, stalk/intimidate intend fear physical harm, contravene prohibition/restriction in AVO (Domestic), use carriage service to menace/harass/offend, and breach of bail.