A north Melbourne neighbourhood was rocked by the sound of gunshots overnight in what police believe to be a targeted attack.
Around 10.30pm on Tuesday, police were told two men were engaged in an altercation at the the intersection of Longford and Norval crescents in Coolaroo.
A man allegedly fired multiple gunshots at a 31-year-old victim.
Incredibly, he managed to escape uninjured and reported the matter to police.
Investigators believe the incident was a targeted attack.
Anyone with vision, information or who witnessed the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or anonymously at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au