UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. ( – A home invasion suspect was killed in University City overnight.

Police told News 4 a homeowner fatally shot the suspected intruder just before 12:30 a.m. Friday in the 7500 block of Liberty. A News 4 photographer said authorities on the scene focused their investigating around a detached garage.

Officers have not said whether the intruder made it inside the home or where the homeowner encountered the individual. News 4 will update this story as more information becomes available.

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