MILLVILLE - Police are investigating a home invasion early Sunday morning in which a man was shot.

A 24-year-old man who lives in the 300 block of West Foundry Street told police that he was asleep in his bedroom when he was awoken. The shooting was reported to police at 4:40 a.m.

As he left his bedroom, the man told police he was shot once.

Police said a witness described the robbers as a pair of men with handguns who wore masks.

Police said the man who was shot did not sustain life-threatening wounds, but did not release further information.

The matter remains under investigation.