Gun pulled on Melbourne Police, man and woman shot

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”.


“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.