Carrboro police responded to a report of a gunshot wound on Della Street at 1:32 p.m. on Wednesday.
Police do not believe there is an ongoing threat to the community, Carrboro Communications Manager Rachel Heggen said in a press release.
As of Wednesday evening, there is no suspect in custody.
According to the police report filed, a suspect forced their entry into a home on the 100 block of Della Street. The suspect was carrying a handgun and shot one of the residents of the house. If caught, the suspect would be charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, a Class C felony, along with burglary in the first degree, a Class D felony.
The victim was transported to UNC Hospital, and officials do not believe the injuries are life-threatening. The name of the victim was not released, and as of writing there are no updates on their condition.