HOMICIDE Squad detectives are investigating following the fatal shooting of a man in Landsborough on Tuesday night.
Officers were called to a residence on Landsborough-Barkly Road about 7.30pm after reports that a man had been shot.
Police found a 53-year-old man dead at the scene.
A 21-year-old man was arrested and has been released pending further inquiries.
Detectives will remain in the area on Thursday as the investigation continues.
A man has been shot dead and another man has been arrested at a home in Landsborough, about 40 kilometres west of Avoca.
Police were called to a home on Landsborough-Barkly Road about 7.30pm on Tuesday after reports a man had been shot.
Officers had to negotiate with a 21-year-old man inside the premises.
He surrendered peacefully to police about 10.30pm and officers entered the residence.
They found a 53-year-old man deceased inside..
The 21-year-old has been taken into custody and is assisting police with inquiries.