Police were called to Kinlet Avenue at around 7am and part of the road has been cordoned off while forensic investigators examine the scene.
A police spokesman said that no-one had been injured and reassured residents that neighbourhood patrols had been stepped up.
Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
UPDATE 9th October 2014. A police spokeswoman said: “Can now confirm shots were fired and we are looking for two people seen leaving the scene on the same motorbike. Anyone with info should call police on 101.”