Homicide Squad detectives, with the assistance of the Special Operations Group, have today arrested three men in relation to the fatal shooting of Adrian Pacione in Lalor earlier this year.
Warrants were executed at three residential properties in Greenvale, Meadow Heights and Roxburgh Park from 6.15am.
A 21-year-old Greenvale man, a 21-year-old Meadow Heights man and an 18-year-old Roxburgh Park man will now be interviewed by police.
The arrests follow the fatal shooting of 20-year-old Adrian Pacione at a property on Ella Court, Lalor on 18 July.
It’s alleged a group of men attended the property and subsequently discharged a firearm, striking Adrian in the head.
The Lalor man was conveyed to hospital, however died two days later from his injuries.
Three other men who were inside the property at the time of the incident were uninjured.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au