The shot was fired through the living room window of the home, located on Second Street in a rural area not visible to neighbours.
A man, woman and small child were inside the house at the time the shot was fired. No one was injured from the shot.
The release states the RCMP are not treating this as a random incident.
“This is certainly the first time I’ve seen something like this come from that area,” said Corporal Jennifer Clarke, Media Relations Officer with Nova Scotia RCMP.
An investigation is ongoing into the incident. The RCMP are not releasing more details at this time, but are encouraging anyone with information to reach out.
The Digby Detachment can be contacted at (902) 245-2579, or 1-800-803-RCMP (7267).
Anonymous tips can also be provided by contacting Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca.