A teenager is in a critical condition following a shooting incident at Neerim South yesterday afternoon, Victoria Police say.
Police have been told the victim, a 17-year-old Nayook youth, was with two friends at Memory lane when the incident happened about 1.30pm.
The teenager was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Investigators are still trying to determine the exact circumstances surrounding the incident.
A 17-year-old boy and a 23-year-old man are assisting police with their enquiries.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.