Police have arrested a 32-year-old man following a firearms incident in Hoppers Crossing tonight.
Officers were called to a shopping complex on Warringa Crescent around 6.15pm on Friday 1 July after reports of a man seen with a firearm and acting erratically.
Police quickly arrived and located a man in the car park.
He was taken into custody and officers located a gel blaster handgun nearby.
No one was injured in the incident and the man is currently assisting police with their enquires.
Investigators have spoken to a number of witnesses but believe there were other people in the area who left before police arrival.