Shortly before midnight, it was reported two masked men where seen in the Dove Gardens area of Derry’s Bogside and a number of shots were fired.
It is believed four shots were fired and no one is believed to have been injured in the incident.
Police are appealing for information about the incident.
A PSNI spokesperson asked anyone with any information to contact CID at Strand Road Police Station on the non-emergency number 101.
Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.