One Dead after Home Invasion in Venice Illinois

VENICE, IL. (KMOX) – One person is dead  and two are wounded after a home invasion in Venice Illinois.

Police say two masked gunmen  entered a home in the 1300 block of Robins and shot and wounded two men inside.  But one of the victims fired back and killed one of the intruders.  Dead is 25 year old Russell Battle of St. Louis.

The other fled the home and police from a number of departments continue to search for him.

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