- Associated Press - Monday, May 23, 2016

WILSON, N.C. (AP) - Police in Wilson say a man has been shot and killed while trying to break into a home.

Multiple media outlets reported that officers responding to a reported burglary in progress found a wounded man outside a home around 1:15 a.m. Monday.

The man was taken to Wilson Medical Center, where he died.

Sgt. Steve Stroud said the homeowner told police that he heard someone trying to kick in the door to his house, and he warned the intruder to stop before firing shots through the door.

The names of those involved have not been released.

Police are still investigating the shooting.

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