One Man Dead, Another Critical After Melbourne Nightclub Shooting


One man has died in hospital and another is fighting for his life after a shooting outside a Melbourne nightclub on Sunday morning.

Four people were taken to hospital after the shooting outside the Love Machine nightclub in Prahran at about 3:20am.

A 37-year-old man from Narre Warren South has since died in hospital after suffering life-threatening injuries, Victoria Police said in a statement. A 28-year-old man remains in a critical condition in hospital.

A 29-year-old man and a 50-year-old man both sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Police are investigating if a black Porsche SUV seen leaving the area is related to the incident. The car was later found burnt out in Wollert, in the city’s north.

Police are urging people to avoid the area and ask anyone with information or footage of the incident to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.