A man has been taken to The Alfred in a stable condition after being shot in Bentleigh. Photo: @9newsmelb
A man shot in the lower body in Melbourne's south-east has been taken to hospital and his alleged shooter arrested, police say.
The man, believed to be aged in his mid 20s, suffered a gunshot wound to his lower body at a property in North Road, Bentleigh just after 10.30am, a police spokeswoman said.
An Ambulance Victoria spokeswoman said the man was taken to The Alfred hospital in a stable condition. His injuries are not life-threatening.
A man aged in his late 20s to 30s is in custody. Police say the men are known to each other but would not comment on the circumstances surrounding the shooting.
It is not believed that anyone else was at the scene when the man was shot.