Man shot dead by police in Melbourne

A man has been shot dead by police following a dramatic car chase through the streets of Melbourne in the early hours of this morning.

Police said the shooting occurred in Carrick Drive, Tullamarine just before 1.45am.

Homicide Squad detectives are currently at the scene investigating the incident which left two police officers injured and another man dead.


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It’s alleged three men were involved in a robbery which sparked the police pursuit.

Two men, aged 18 and 22, have since been arrested and are in police custody.

Police have said further details surrounding the incident will be released when they are in a position to do so.

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