Man shot, dumped on Melbourne street and left to bleed out

POLICE are investigating after a man was shot and left to bleed out on a street in Melbourne’s south-east on Saturday night.

The man was found with a gunshot wound to his lower leg on Lurline Street in Cranbourne around 6.30pm.

Police believe the man was shot at another location and was driven to the street where he was dumped on the side of the road.


The man, who is believed to be aged in his 30s, was stabilised at the scene before being transported to hospital.

Police said the man’s injuries were considered non-life-threatening.

Part of Lurline Street has been sealed off and declared a crime scene while forensic police comb the area for clues.

Anyone who witnessed the shooting or the man being dumped on Lurline Street is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.