February 25, 2021

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Man injured in ‘targeted’ Melbourne drive-by shooting

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<p>A man has been injured in a drive-by shooting at a carpark in Melbourne's south-east yesterday.</p>

A man has been injured in a drive-by shooting at a carpark in Melbourne's south-east yesterday.

The victim, aged in his 20s, was shot in the lower body from a moving car in a carpark near Coles Patterson Lakes on Thompson Road just before 6pm.

The man was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries in a stable condition.

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Police believe the shooting was a targeted attack.

"The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated but investigators believe it is a targeted shooting," a Victoria Police spokesperson said.

"There is no ongoing risk to the public."

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Investigators examined the carpark for a number of hours last night following the shooting, taking photos of the scene and bagging evidence.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/man-injured-driveby-shooting-patterson-lakes-carpark-melbourne/5cd90ce2-ab14-4d11-a0d1-14647ec960d9

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