Deputies responded to a home on White Dogwood Lane in Goldsboro around 2 a.m. They found a man who was seriously injured from a gunshot wound.
The victim, later identified as 23-year-old Uber Ortiz Salas, was transported to Wayne Memorial Hospital Emergency Room where he was later died. Salas lived in the home where the shooting took place.
Investigators have determined a person of interest, and say that person is being sought for questioning.
Anyone who may have any information pertaining to this case is asked to contact Wayne County CrimeStoppers at (919) 735-2255.