Male shot in leg in Kings Meadows

At approximately 7:30pm on Friday 11 January 2019 police responded to reports of a gunshot in Pinkard Street, Kings Meadows.

A 26 year old man from Nunamara had received a gunshot wound to his thigh. The man’s injuries are not considered life threatening.

Investigations into the matter are continuing and police are following a specific line of enquiry.

Anyone with any knowledge of the incident is encouraged to contact Launceston Police or Crime Stoppers.

Information can be provided anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at