MONROE, N.C. – Police in Monroe are investigating after a man was found shot inside a home Wednesday afternoon.

According to Monroe Police, officers responded to a reported shooting in the 2200 block of Wheaton Way around noon. When officers arrived, they found a mal suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to the hospital and his condition is not known at this time.

Investigators say the woman who lives at the residence was home and at this time it appears she fired the shot. Police have not determined the circumstances surrounding the shooting and have not said if the shooter and victim knew each other.