When police arrived to the home shortly after midnight, they found 41-year-old Kevin Ramon Leathers dead inside.
The cause of his death has not been determined. Investigators originally called his death suspicious, but later determined it was a homicide.
Further details about the incident have not been released.
Authorities are asking anyone with information to call Investigator Richards at (919) 560-4440, ext. 29337 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200.