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homicideThe Elizabethtown Police Department is still attempting to identify the victim of a home invasion/homicide that ocurred at 902 Church Street in Elizabethtown on Saturday.

The victim is described as an unidentified Hispanic male in his mid 20s, said Lt. Cheshire, an investigator with the Elizabethtown Police Department.

Lt. Cheshire said the department received the call at about 5:50 p.m. Saturday. He said there was an earlier call but there was some confusion in regards to the caller due to a language barrier. However, the caller located someone who could translate for them.

“Our guys responded there (to Church Street) in reference to a possible robbery and a subject who had been shot,” said Lt. Cheshire.

Lt. Cheshire said when officers arrived the victim was the only one in the residence. The unidentified victim died of a gunshot wound.

“It appears to be a home invasion/robbery and homicide,” said Lt. Cheshire.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Criminal Investigations Unit of the Elizabethtown Police Department at 910-862-3125.