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Man charged in SA over Melbourne shooting

A man has been arrested and charged in South Australia after a shooting in Melbourne's southeast.

Officers were called to the shooting scene at Carnegie about 2.15pm on September 18 but the 43-year-old victim had taken himself to hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

An Elsternwick man was arrested in Suttontown, north of Mt Gambier in South Australia, on Saturday.

The 39-year-old has been charged with intentionally cause serious injury and also being a prohibited person in possession of a firearm.

He will face a South Australian Court on Tuesday where Victorian detectives will apply for his extradition.

© AAP 2019