Police: Winston-Salem man shot and killed in home invasion
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say that a man has been shot and killed during a home invasion in Winston-Salem.
The Winston-Salem Journal reports that the incident occurred Sunday night.
Winston-Salem police said that several people forced their way into a home and had intentions of robbing the people inside.
Robert Pedro Singletary, 41, was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities said he lived nearby. It was unclear why one of the suspects shot Singletary.
Authorities are asking anyone with information to call the Winston-Salem Police Department. The shooting is the 28th homicide in the city to occur this year. The city saw 32 homicides last year.