Police investigate Doncaster East firearms incident

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a firearms incident which occurred in Doncaster East this morning, Victoria Police say.

Emergency services were called to an address in Beverly Street after reports that a 29-year-old man had a gunshot wound to his leg.

Crews attended, located the man and he has been taken to hospital for treatment.

Police are yet to ascertain how the man sustained his injuries or where the initial incident occurred.

The investigation is ongoing.