A woman was shot in the leg at a Trevallyn house on Wednesday night.
Tasmania Police officers were called to a firearms incident at New World Avenue, Trevallyn about 6pm.
On arrival, police found a 47-year-old Newnham woman at the house with a single bullet wound to the leg.
She was taken to the Launceston General Hospital and underwent surgery.
Police said the woman is in a stable condition.
Investigations into the shooting are ongoing.
Anyone who may have heard gunshots in the past few days in the area of New World Avenue, or has information that can assist police, is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or police on 131 444.