Man killed in early morning shooting
A MAN has been shot and killed in Southport in the early hours of the morning.
At 2.10am police and emergency services responded to reports a man had been shot.
The 46-year-old was found at a Waverley Street address with a single gunshot wound.
He received medical treatment at the scene but died of his wounds a short time later.
A 39-year-old woman has been taken into custody and is assisting police with their investigation
A crime scene has been established and detectives, scientific and forensic officers are in attendance.