Firearm discharged in Northern Tasmania

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Police are calling for witnesses following an alleged firearms incident in northern Tasmania overnight.

Just after 3am today (22/08/2020), police attended a report of a firearm discharged into an address at Bowdens Road, Hadspen.

Upon arrival police discovered that shots had been fired into the address causing damage to the two front windows.

No one was injured during the incident.

A witness reports seeing a small hatchback leaving the area towards Main Road, Hadspen immediately after hearing the shots.

Police believe the incident is not random in nature and there is no threat to the wider community.

Anyone with information should call Launceston CIB on 131444 or report anonymously to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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