ROANOKE., Va. — The Roanoke Police Department has identified the home invasion suspect who was shot and killed Tuesday night at the Westwood Village Apartments.
Investigators say 31-year-old Lamon O’Neil Price of Roanoke and another man broke into an apartment, and a person inside the apartment shot and killed Price.
Investigators are still searching for the second suspect who was with Price.
Price was dead when police got to the scene.
We’re learning new information about a home invasion suspect who was shot and killed Tuesday evening in Roanoke.
A person inside the home shot and killed a man who broke into the home. This happened at the Westwood Village Apartments around 11:15 p.m. Tuesday evening. The Westwood Village Apartments are off Salem Turnpike on Westwood Boulevard.
According to investigators, a man inside the apartment heard a knock at his door and opened it. Two suspects then forced their way into the apartment. The man inside the apartment told police he began fighting with one of the intruders. That intruder, who was wearing a black ski mask, pulled out a gun.