Man charged over alleged shooting

Launceston detectives have charged a 32-year-old man with wounding following an alleged shooting at South Launceston yesterday.

Police said that during their investigation they recovered a firearm.

Inspector Scott Flude said police allege that the shooting was the result of an altercation between two parties known to each other.

The man is due to appear in the Launceston Magistrates Court in April.