The shooting incident is said to have happened in the Farrington Court area of Ardoyne.
No-one is believed to have been injured in the attack.
However, detectives in north Belfast say they are determined to establish what happened.
A report of a shot being fired was made to police around 11.30 pm
Anyone with information has been asked to contact police on the non-emergency 101 number or through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.