Arrest after fatal Melbourne shooting

A man was shot dead in Melbourne overnight.
A man was found dead in the street and another arrested after an apparent shooting in Melbourne. -AAP Image

A man has been arrested following a deadly suspected shooting in Melbourne's outer southeast overnight.

Gunshots were reported in Cranbourne about 8pm on Wednesday, with police arriving to find a man dead in the street. 

He is yet to be identified. 

A 49-year-old man was taken into custody by homicide detectives and is yet to be interviewed.

At this stage of the investigation, police say the incident does not appear to be linked to a recent spate of shootings in Melbourne.