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A man arrested and another injured after Longford incident

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Tasmania Police have made an arrest after a disturbance in the State's north overnight.

Police have declared Goose Green Place in Longford a crime scene after authorities initially reported an unfolding incident.

A number of people are involved and are all known to each other.

Officers will allege a man discharged a firearm at the scene, which caused a minor leg injury to another man.

A 19-year-old Longford resident has been arrested and charged wounding and firearm related offences.

At this stage the firearm has not been located by police.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is being urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

You can remain anonymous.