WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.-- A woman in Winston-Salem got an unexpected visitor and an early morning scare after a deer broke into her house around 4 a.m. Friday.

Amanda McNeil said the deer entered her house through a bedroom window which set off her alarm and the animal knocked over several items. The deer was injured in the break-in. McNeil said both she and the deer were scared.

McNeil said she was able to finally get the deer out.

Part of the incident was captured on her surveillance camera.