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A 26-year-old man was shot and killed by a homeowner after he allegedly entered a residence on Canyonland Drive early Sunday morning, Baton Rouge police said.

David Michael Paul Martin "unlawfully entered" the home in the 3400 block of Canyonland Drive around 3:30 a.m., Baton Rouge police spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said in a news release.

Martin, 12053 West England Ave., Baton Rouge, "sustained apparent gunshot injuries from the homeowner" and died at the scene, Coppola said.

No other details were immediately available and the investigation remains ongoing.