A 19-year-old worker at the Sleep Inn hotel was shot early Thursday during a robbery, police said.
Police said Samuel Tilley was wounded, but the injury was not believed to be life-threatening. They did not detail his injuries.
Police were sent to the Sleep Inn at 12401 Wake Union Church Road about 1:45 a.m. to investigate a report of shooting.
Officers found the incident also involved a robbery, a spokesman said.
Police asked anyone who has information that might assist investigators to call the Wake Forest Police Department Tip Line at 919-435-9610.