Police say that in the middle of the night, a house in the central city area of St. John's, but no one is hurt.
The Royal Newfoundland support team came in full force, with four different units responding to the call of the gunshots. A better description of the location of the house has not been published.
Soon after arrival, the police say they were able to confirm "there were more shootings".
The main crime unit in the RNC is being investigated.
"It is believed that this is a targeted action, and members of the public are not in danger," the police record said overnight.