Police investigating after firearm discharged in Longford overnight

Police in Launceston are appealing to the public for information after a firearm was discharged towards a home in Wellington Street, Longford overnight.

Police were called to the residence about 1am on Monday, 13 January after the firearm was shot through a front window.

Initial investigations indicate that the firearm was shot by a person travelling past the house in a dark-coloured utility or 4WD vehicle.

Three people were home at the time of the incident, no one was injured.

Anyone with information or who saw a dark coloured dual cab utility or similar 4WD vehicle in the area of Wellington Street and Illawarra Road, Longford around 1am on Monday is asked to contact police.

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

To upload dash cam or other footage, visit the Evidence Submission Portal.