The NSW Police Force has announced a $500,000 reward for information regarding to the murder of Paul Strangio in Sydney’s west 13 years ago.

About 10.15pm on Saturday 6 February 2010, emergency services were called to a home in Sheoak Place, Glenmore Park, following reports of shots fired.

Despite the efforts of NSW Ambulance paramedics, a 42-year-old man died at the scene.

He has since been identified as Paul Strangio.

Local police established a crime scene and commenced inquiries before State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad took carriage of the investigation under Strike Force Goodier.

To assist the ongoing investigation, a $500,000 reward has been announced for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for Mr Strangio’s murder.

Homicide Squad Commander, Detective Acting Superintendent Virginia Gorman, hopes the reward will prompt anyone with information to come forward.

“Our detectives haven’t – and won’t – give up on finding those responsible for Mr Strangio’s untimely death,” Det A/Supt Gorman said.

“The public are reminded that there is no piece of information too small for investigators; your tip could be the missing piece of the puzzle in this investigation.”

Paul Strangio’s brother, Julian Strangio, said he hoped the reward would help hold those responsible to account.

“Paul was a loving father and much-loved member of our family, who didn’t deserve what happened to him,” Julian said.

“After 13 years, we’re hoping this incentive will encourage people to come forward with the information detectives need to ultimately find justice for Paul.”

Investigations under Strike Force Goodier are continuing.

Anyone with information that may assist Strike Force Goodier detectives is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.