Very few details as of yet but I appears the homeowner was able to wound the invader before being killed.

One killed, one injured in Harnett County home invasion

Lillington, N.C. A man found with a gunshot wound became a person of interest late Friday in the shooting death of a Harnett County man, investigators said.

Deputies found the deceased man at about 2:15 p.m. at a mobile home on Windsong Drive, near N.C. Highway 24/27 in Lillington.
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