Sydney man ‘lunged at police with knife’ before shot dead | 9 News Australia

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A man has been shot dead after “lunging at police with a knife” on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. A family member reportedly called police about a domestic dispute between a 39-year-old man and his elderly parents at a Newport home about 2am.

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