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Kittens strip club drive-by shooting: security guard shot

A security guard has been shot in a drive-by shooting at a South Melbourne strip club.

Two masked men drove past Kittens on Cecil Street and unloaded at least two rounds of gunfire about 2.10am.

A security guard, who was standing outside the club at the time, was shot in an arm.

He’s in hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The front window and foyer of Kitten were also hit by shotgun pellets.

The gunmen’s stolen car, a Holden Calais, was later found burnt out on the corner of Boundary and Munro streets.

Anyone with information about the shooting incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a confidential report at 

It’s the latest in a long list of recent shootings in Melbourne.