Gunman on the run following shooting in Melbourne

A GUNMAN is on the run following a shooting at a home in Melbourne’s north-east.

A man aged in his 40s was shot at a Malahang Parade home in Heidelberg West shortly before 9am on Sunday.

Police said the victim was shot in the shoulder. He was rushed to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


Investigators say they believe the victim knew the shooter who fled the scene in a car and remains at large.

The Armed Crime Squad is investigating the incident.

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