Mesa man shoots, kills home invasion suspect

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MESA - An attempted home invasion early Thursday ended with one person dead and a police investigation.

Motive unknown

Deadly Mesa home invasion - Mesa home invasion turns deadly after gunfire erupts, killing one.

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According to the Mesa Police Department two Hispanic males broke in to a home near Baseline Road and Stapley Drive around 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning.

The homeowner opened fire on the men and the home invasion ended in the death of one of the suspects and the other seriously injured.

Police said the two men entered the home with guns demanding money from the the people who lived there.

The injured suspect was dropped off at a local hospital by an unknown person.

There are no suspects outstanding at this time.