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Police probe Kempton shooting


A man's recovering in the Royal after being shot in the foot at Kempton north of Hobart on Thursday morning.

Police are investigating the incident which took place at around 5.30.

A 27-year-old man was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The Mercury reports police were called to Mood Food on the Midland Highway. 

Investigators are keen to hear from anyone who saw a red Ford Courier ute which may have been in the Bothwell, Kempton and Melton Mowbray areas at the time.

 Anonyomous tip-offs can be made to Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.