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Two charged over Hobart drive-by shooting

Two men have been arrested over a drive-by shooting that wounded a motorcyclist in suburban Hobart.

A 26-year-old was riding his motorbike when he was shot from a passing car at Bridgewater around 7.30pm on December 13. He was taken to hospital where he was operated on.

At the time, police said the shooter knew the victim. Following investigations, police carried out a search on a Bridgewater property on New Year's Eve.

Two men, aged 20 and 35, were arrested at the residence and charged with wounding and firearm related offences. They will appear in Hobart Magistrates Court on New Year's Day.

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