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One dead, two injured in home invasion, shooting

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One person is dead and two people were injured in a home invasion turned shooting Tuesday night, according to the Corpus Christi Police Department.

The crime happened just after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 200 block of Longview West, near Driscoll Middle School.

Officers say three men tried to rob the home. Two people were inside the home at the time and a shootout began, according to officers. It is unclear who fired the first shots.

One of the men who tried to rob the home, a 27-year-old, was shot and killed. The two 23-year-old men who were inside the home were also shot but their injuries are not life-threatening, according to officers.

Officers say the remaining two men got away with some property but police aren't saying what was taken.

Officers say at least one of the three men who entered the home was known by the victims.

The two men who got away with property have not yet been located at the time of writing.

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