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Cohuna murder victim identified

By Riverine Herald

THE man gunned down outside his Cohuna home on Friday has been identified.

Matt Alexander, 28, was killed after a shooting at his Easton Rd property near Daltons Bridge just before 6am.

Detective Sergeant David Woolfe of the Homicide Squad said a 000 call was received shortly after where Alexander was found critically wounded lying beside his car.

The father-of-two was unable to be revived and died soon after.

Det. Sgt Woolfe would not comment on whether the man had disclosed any information before he died, but he was dead by the time police arrived.

Daniel Oberin, 29, was arrested and charged with murder after handing himself in to Echuca police station later that night.

He appeared in Bendigo Magistrates Court via videolink on Monday where he was remanded in custody until January 22, 2020.