A man and woman have been shot by Police inside a Melbourne nightclub.
Members of the Critical Incident Response Team rushed to the venue on King Street just after 3am, amid reports a man had pulled out a gun inside an upstairs room.
In a statement, Police confirmed the man was hit “in the torso”.
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“He was taken to hospital under police guard,” the statement said.
A woman also suffered a gunshot wound to the leg and was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Her relationship to the man is not known.
— Sky News Australia (@SkyNewsAust) July 7, 2017