(KMOV) -- One man is dead and another is injured when they get the surprise of a lifetime while attempting to break in to an East St. Louis home.
Police said the two suspects tried to break in to a home, but were met with resistance in the form of a gun. The incident happened Saturday night around 9:30 on North 79th Street.
The homeowner shot 25-year-old Christopher Rush and another 25-year-old man when they attempted to break in. Both men were taken to an area hospital. Rush died from his injuries.
No charges have been filed against the homeowner.