Police investigate Kings Meadows shooting

Launceston detectives are investigating a shooting at Kings Meadows overnight.

About 9pm, a person driving a vehicle in the Shirley Place, Chifley Street and Risley Street area of Kings Meadows was shot at.

Inspector Scott Flude said that at least one round has struck the person's vehicle. He said that initial investigations have established that an early model green Holden Commodore sedan was in the area at the time of the shooting.

Northern CIB are investigating the shooting and ask that anyone who witnessed or has any relevant information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Launceston Police on 131 444.