Before 12:30 a.m., a shooting was reported at the Triangle Place apartment complex off Bainbridge Drive.
Officials said Jastin Alexander Hester, 25, was driven to Duke University Hospital by family members, where he died as a result of his injuries.
The shooting is under investigation. Police said the shooting occured inside an apartment, but no other details were announced.
A suspect was not identified.
Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Harton at 919-560-4440, ext. 29332 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.