Homicide Squad detectives have arrested a man following the death of man in Cranbourne last night.
Emergency services were called to Lecky Street about 8pm after reports of gunshots being heard.
Police attended and located the man deceased in the street.
The man is yet to be identified.
A 49-year-old man is currently in custody and assisting police with their enquiries.
He is yet to be interviewed in relation to the matter.
At this early stage the exact circumstances surrounding the incident are yet to be established however it does not appear to be linked to other recent shootings.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or with dashcam footage or CCTV is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.auExternal Link