A man had died following a police shooting in Gladstone Park this afternoon.
About 3.30pm police were called to parkland in Katrina Drive after reports of a man assaulting a woman.
Upon police arrival, members have discharged their firearm resulting in the death of a male.
The woman is in a critical condition.
Homicide Squad detectives will investigate the incident which will be oversighted by Professional Standards Command, as per protocol when a police firearm is discharged.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au